A Pathfork man was killed Friday evening in an ATV crash in Bell County.
Gregory T. Ealy Jr., 20, was traveling east on KY 72 at Hulen when he lost control of a 1996 Honda TRX300 ATV, according to a police report. The vehicle left the road and struck a tree, ejecting Ealy.
He was pronounced dead at the scene by Bell County Coroner Clyde Creech. The accident closed KY 72 for more than two hours as Kentucky State Police troopers investigated the scene.
The accident is still under investigation by Trooper Keith Baker. He was assisted on the scene by troopers Ryan Sizemore, Jimmy Young and Brian Green.