Park Hills Man Dies In Accident

(Park Hills) An 80 year old man from Park Hills was killed Thursday night in a traffic accident on Landfill Road north of Route P in St. Francois County.

The highway patrol says Fern Kennedy was driving north when he experienced a medical event that caused him to run off the road and hit a tree.

He was pronounced dead at the scene by St. Francois County Coroner Jason Coplin.

The accident happened just after 7 o’clock Thursday night.