LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — The Fayette County Coroner's Office has announced that a man has died at UK Hospital following a bulldozer accident in Wayne County.
The coroner says Bobby Kay New, 73, was involved in a bulldozer accident around 2:45 p.m. Sunday afternoon on private property just off Highway 1275 South in Wayne County.
Officials say New was performing maintenance on the bulldozer when the accident happened.
New was taken to a local hospital, and then flown to UK Hospital where he later died. He was pronounced dead by the Fayette County Coroner's office yesterday just before 6:00 p.m.
The Wayne County Sheriff's Office is now investigating.