Trooper Shaun Little
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 9, Pikeville
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One killed in a single vehicle collision on KY 1888
Date of News Release: 01/24/2011
(Salyersville, Ky.) -- On Monday January 24, 2011 at 10:02 AM Post 9 Pikeville received a call of a single vehicle accident on Ky 1888 in the Salyersville community of Magoffin County.
Preliminary investigation indicates that 23 year old Bryan G. Shepherd of Campton, Ky. was traveling East on Ky 1888 when the 2001 Dodge he was driving crossed the centerline into the West bound lane and then traveled over an embankment before coming to final rest. Bryan G. Shepherd was pronounced dead at the scene by Magoffin County Coroner Mark Jenkins.
This incident remains under investigation by KSP Trooper Michael Haney. Trooper Haney was assisted at the scene by KSP Trooper Bryan Layne, Magoffin County Rescue Squad, Salyersville Fire Department and Magoffin County Coroners Office.