Man Found Dead, Pinned Under ATV in Eastern KY

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

Authorities have found the body of a man, pinned under an overturned all-terrain vehicle in eastern Kentucky.

The name of the victim wasn't immediately released when the death was discovered around 6:30 p.m. Monday, near the Clay-Leslie county line.

WYMT-TV reported searchers were looking for 49-year-old Earl Smith who went riding on his ATV on Saturday and didn't return. The station said Leslie County Deputy Coroner Jimmy Couch told a reporter the victim of the ATV accident was 49.

The wreck was discovered in the Gilberts Creek area. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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