Man Pinned Beneath Truck Dies

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

FAYETTE COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) -- A 66-year-old man died Tuesday when he was pinned beneath a truck he was working on in the Maplewood area of Fayette County near Danese, according to the Fayette County Sheriff's Office.

Loran Jones of Danese was pronounced dead at the scene.

His death appears to be an accident. There was no sign of drugs, alcohol or foul play, Sheriff Steve Kessler said.

The incident was reported about 2:30 p.m. Tuesday.

The truck was elevated by blocks, and a jack apparently shifted.


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