Carbondale Man Sentenced in Relation to Fatal Accident

Jackson County — Seth Lloyd of Carbondale is set to spend the next four and a half years in prison for his role in a fatal accident last November. According to court records, Lloyd was sentenced with aggravated driving under the influence of alcohol in a wreck that resulted in the death of Matthew Dierker, also of Carbondale. Dierker was riding a bicycle along the shoulder of Old 13 near Bigler Road when he was struck by Lloyd, who had been drinking. Lloyd will also complete an alcohol treatment program in addition to his sentence.