SUV rolls of ramp, kills Knott Co. man

PIPPA PASSES, Ky. (WTVQ) – A Knott Co. man died Sunday afternoon, after the vehicle he was working on rolled over him.

Kentucky State Police say they received a call just before 12:30 p.m. about a man being run over by a vehicle on Trace Caney Road in the Pippa Passes community.

When they got there, troopers say they found 54-year-old Steve Halcomb underneath a Dodge Durango SUV.  Investigators say they were able to determine that Halcomb was working underneath the vehicle, when it rolled off a ramp, dragging him down the driveway and into the road.  The Knott Co. Deputy Coroner pronounced Halcomb dead at the scene.

No foul play is suspected, and no autopsy will be performed.

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