One man has died after being hit by a truck while on his bicycle in Franklin Saturday morning.
Kentucky State Police responded to a call of a single vehicle accident involving a bicyclist in Simpson County at 10 a.m. Saturday morning.
Investigation revealed 64-year-old Donald Davis of Morgantown was riding a bicycle westbound on Moody Road.
Raymond Mann, 79 of Franklin, was driving a 2003 Toyota pickup with a trailer attached and loaded with farm equipment was traveling eastbound.
Davis attempted to move to the shoulder of the road when he lost control of his bicycle, causing him to fall to the roadway.
Davis was then struck by the trailer portion of Mann’s vehicle.
Davis was pronounced deceased on scene by the Simpson County Coroner. There were no injuries reported by Raymond Mann.
The accident remains under investigation by the Kentucky State Police.
Kentucky State Police was assisted at the scene by Simpson County EMS, Simpson County Sheriff’s Department and Simpson County Coroner.