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KSP Investigates Fatal Accident in Floyd County

Date of News Release: 03/19/2016

(Printer, KY) - Kentucky State Police, Pikeville Post, is investigating a fatal collision that occurred in Floyd County during the morning hours of Thursday, March 17, 2016.

The initial investigation indicates that Dakota Carroll, 19 years old of Pikeville, Kentucky, was traveling West on KY 2030 in the Printer community of Floyd County. Carroll lost control of her vehicle and exited the roadway, struck a fence, and collided with a parked vehicle. Carroll was transported by EMS to Pikeville Medical Center where she was pronounced deceased by Pike County Deputy Coroner, Zeb Hampton.

The ongoing investigation is being conducted by Post 9 Accident Reconstructionist, Trooper Jonathan Dixon.