An off-duty Kentucky State Police trooper died Tuesday in a two-vehicle accident on eastbound Interstate 64 in Clark County, officials said Wednesday.
Anson Blake Tribby, 25, of Mount Sterling, was driving his midsize Toyota pickup truck when it collided about 7:30 p.m. with a flatbed wrecker operated by John Masterson, 54, of Winchester, police said.
The accident occurred near the 99-mile marker.
Police provided no information on Masterson or details about the wreck. The collision remains under investigation by state police.
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Tribby, who was pronounced dead at the scene, had been a trooper for 21/2 years, police said. He was assigned to the Morehead post.