A Floyd County man died Tuesday, Jan. 21, after being hit by a vehicle on Ky. 80 near the Garrett intersection.
Kentucky State Police reports that the incident was reported via 911 just after 8 p.m. when a vehicle struck a pedestrian on the road.
Eric Terry, 34, of Conley Fork, was pronounced dead at the scene. Terry “apparently entered the roadway for some unknown reason” and was struck by a vehicle traveling west on Ky. 80, the KSP reported. The Floyd County Sheriff’s Department and Lifeguard Ambulance also responded to the scene. KSP reports that toxicology reports are still pending. The investigation remains open.