Knott County man killed in ATV crash

Herald-Leader Staff Report

A man from Topmost in Knott County died after crashing his ATV into an embankment off Ky. 7.

Charles Dwayne Keens, 30, was traveling south when his Honda Foreman ATV drifted off the right shoulder, according to Kentucky State Police.

The ATV struck an embankment, and Keens was ejected into a water-filled ditch. He wasn’t wearing a helmet and died at McDowell Appalachian Regional Hospital.

The investigation is continuing.