Man dies in single-vehicle accident

February 25, 2013

Chad Abshire

Staff Writer

PIKEVILLE, Ky. — Authorities say a man was killed in a single-vehicle accident in the Greasy Creek community of Pike County on Saturday.

According to the Kentucky State Police, Lonnie Keen, 69, of Shelbiana, was traveling East on Kentucky Route 3226 when his vehicle ran off the road and struck a tree.

Keen was pronounced dead at the scene by Deputy Coroner Zeb Hampton.

There is no word on what might have caused the accident.

The accident remains under investigation by KSP Trooper Jamie Rose.