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KSP Investigates Fatal ATV Accident in Floyd County

Date of News Release: 09/08/2015

(Banner, KY) - The Kentucky State Police, Pikeville Post, is investigating a fatal ATV collision that occurred in the late evening hours of Monday, September 07, 2015.

The initial investigation indicates Justin Trimble, 52 of Ivel, KY, was operating a Honda Foreman ATV on US23 in Floyd County at Banner, KY. While traveling south on US23, Trimble's ATV left the roadway, crossed the shoulder, and struck a guardrail. Trimble was pronounced deceased at the scene by Floyd County Deputy Coroner Omery Hall. Trimble was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

The ongoing investigation is being conducted by Trooper Bradford Martin.