Truck driver dead after accident on icy road

According to Ohio State Highway Patrol, the accident happened early Monday morning when the truck lost control on an icy road and went over a bridge.The truck then landed on Richland Ave. in Athens.Troopers say Jeffery Byrd, 56, of Georgia died in the accident.According to OSHP, the truck was carrying high fructose corn syrup.Byrd was pronounced dead at the scene by the Athens County Coroner’s Office.