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Single Vehicle Collision Claims Life of Breathitt County Man

Date of News Release: 07/04/2014

Altro, KY - On Thursday July 3rd, 2014 KSP Post 13 was notified of a single vehicle collision which occurred at 1032 Miller Branch Barwick Road in the Altro community of Breathitt County. Trooper Randall Coots was dispatched to the scene and through his investigation determined a 1993 Ford Explorer which was operated by Jordan White, age 20 was traveling northnound along Miller Branch Barwick Road when the vehicle dropped off the right shoulder of the road, the driver overcorrected and lost control striking a tree causing the vehicle to overturn. The operator of the vehicle along with a passenger Felix Randolph White were airlifted to the Pikeville Medical Center. A second passenger Ashley Herald, Age 19 was transported to the Hazard ARH. Felix Randolph White, age 47 of Altro, KY who was not wearing a seat belt later died at Pikeville Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased by the Pike County Coroners Office. Trooper Randall Coots is in charge of the accident investigation.