According to a news release from the Kentucky State Police in Pikeville, investigators have released the name of the person killed in a Friday afternoon (12-7-2018) crash that happened around 12 p.m. on US 23 in the Ivel community of Floyd Co.
The victim in this accident has been identified as Freddy Loyns (65) from Garrett, KY.
According to reports, a vehicle traveling in the southbound lane of US 23 left the highway, drove into a ditch and hit an embankment.
The vehicle then rolled over several times and the driver was thrown from the vehicle.
The Floyd Co Coroner’s Office pronounced the driver dead on the scene.
The cause of the accident has not been determined as of this date.
The investigation is ongoing by the KSP in Pikeville.