The Kentucky State Police in Pikeville are investigating the death of a solid waste employee.
According to reports, on Thursday morning KSP said they received a call from the Martin Co Sheriff’s Office informing them that a solid waste worker had died on Ky 292.
Reports indicated that it is believed the worker had falling off the back of the trucks that he was riding on.
David Robinson, 45, of Lovely, was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Martin Co. Coroner’s Office.
Officials said an autopsy has been scheduled for today in Frankfort.