Man killed in Magoffin wreck

Ralph B. Davisrdavis@civitasmedia.com

February 19, 2013

SALYERSVILLE — A Magoffin County man was killed early Monday morning, after he was involved in a single-vehicle accident.

Kentucky State Police received a call shortly before 5 a.m., reporting the wreck on Route 114. Trooper Jimmy Stratton responded to the scene.

Police say that Rodney Humphrey, 31, of Salyersville, was driving east on Route 114, when he lost control of his vehicle and went off the right side of teh road. Humphrey’s car went into a ditch and overturned.

Humphrey was pronounced dead at the scene by Magoffin County Deputy Coroner Brian Paker.

Stratton continues to investigate the incident.