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One Killed in a Single Vehicle Collision on KY 3386

Date of News Release: 10/12/2010

(Floyd County, Ky.) -- At 1839 hours Post 9 received a call from Fools Gold Energy advising that when employee Leslie Williams did not show up for work family members and co--workers started searching for him and found his truck over the embankment off of Ky 3386 in the Prestonsburg community. Trooper Chris Hicks responded to the scene and determined that the vehicle had ran off the roadway, over the embankment and had overturned. 51 year old Leslie Williams of Kite, Ky. was pronounced dead at the scene by Coroner Greg Nelson. Trooper Hicks was assisted on scene by Sergeant Randy McCarty, Tpr. Bryan Layne, Transtar Ambulance service, Floyd County Rescue, and Floyd County Coroner Greg Nelson. This accident remains under investigation by Tpr. Chris Hicks.

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