KSP investigating fatal crash in Pike County

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Published: Sep. 27, 2022 at 11:02 PM EDT
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ELKHORN CITY, Ky. (WYMT) - Kentucky State Police Post 9 in Pikeville is investigating a crash between a school bus and a truck that killed one man on Monday.

KSP received a 911 call just before 8:00 a.m. Monday around Elkhorn Creek in Elkhorn City.

The investigation revealed that 32-year-old Wesley Childers of Draffin was driving an empty school bus when it crossed the center line and hit a GMC truck driven by 26-year-old Anthony Kirk of Williamson, W. Va. Kirk was pronounced dead at the scene by the Pike County Coroner’s Officer.

The investigation remains ongoing.