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Jonancy Man Killed in a Motorcycle Collision on KY 610

Date of News Release: 11/18/2014

(Jonancy, KY) - On Saturday November 15, 2014, Post 09, Pikeville received a call of a single vehicle accident involving a motorcycle in the Jonancy community of Pike County. KSP Troopers responded to the accident, and information obtained at the scene indicates that Shane Mathais, 44 years old of Jonancy, KY, was traveling on KY 610 West, when the motorcycle he was operating left the shoulder of the roadway, coming to final rest in the creek. Mr. Mathais was pronounced deceased at the scene by Pike County Coroner, Russell Roberts. Investigation at the scene determined that a helmet was in use at the time of the accident. The accident remains under investigation by Trooper Derek Coleman.