Chief: Kentuckian dies in Iowa truck stop accident

WALCOTT, Iowa (AP) — A Kentucky man has died in a parking lot accident at a truck stop in the eastern Iowa city of Walcott.

Police Chief Jeff Blake says officers were dispatched a little after 6:20 a.m. Saturday to the Iowa 80 truck stop. They found the body of 29-year-old Leo Cox.

Blake says Cox had been hit by a semitrailer driven by Anthony Wilson, also of Barbourville, Ky.

An autopsy was scheduled for Monday.

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