The Kentucky State Police say that a 75-year-old man was traveling on U.S. 23 in Floyd County when he lost control of his vehicle.
Coroner Greg Nelson says George Stapleton crossed the median and entered into the North Bound Lanes of U.S. 23 and stuck an embankment.
Stapleton was from Sterling Heights, MI. Officials say he died at the scene.
The accident remains under investigation.