According to the Kentucky State Police Post 09 in Pikeville, Troopers received a 911 call just after 6 PM Thursday, July 26 of a single motorcycle accident on US 23 in the Ivel community of Floyd Co. Upon Troopers arrival it was determined the operator of the motorcycle, identified as Dakota Hampton, had fallen off the bike while traveling north on the highway. Hampton was transported to the Pikeville Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased just after midnight. No further information has been released, KSP Trooper William Howard is the investigating Officer.
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