The Kentucky State Police, Pikeville Post, is investigating a fatal collision that occurred during the evening hours of Monday, October 5, 2015.
The initial investigation indicates Eli Bullock, 4, of Lickcreek, KY, was a passenger in a vehicle. The vehicle traveled over a steep embankment. Bullock was ejected from the vehicle, and sustained fatal injuries.
Bullock was transported to Pikeville Medical Center from the scene by Trans Star Ambulance Service where he was pronounced deceased by Pike County Deputy Coroner Zeb Hampton.
The ongoing investigation is being conducted by Accident Reconstructionist Detective Jason Merlo.