Trooper Shaun Little
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 9, Pikeville
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One Killed in a Vehicle Collision on US 460
Date of News Release: 01/01/2010
(Mouth Card, Ky.) -- Steven Wayne Threadgill, 53, of Lexington, North Carolina was a passenger in the vehicle driven by his girlfriend on U.S. 460 East at Mouth Card, Ky. The driver swerved to avoid a tree hanging over the eastbound land of U.S. 460. The vehicle overturned multiple times. Mr. Threadgill died as a result of injuries sustained in the collision. He was pronounced dead by Pike County Deputy Coroner Denver Bailey. Mr. Threadgill was wearing his seatbelt. Drugs or Alcohol are not suspected and charges are not anticipated in the collision. The collision is being investigated by Trp. J. Perkins U/580 of Kentucky State Police Post 09. He was assisted at the scene by Elkhorn City Fire Department.