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AAA driver killed in wreck identified

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The scene of the crash. The scene of the crash.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – An AAA service truck driver killed in an early morning crash on Interstate 71 has been identified.

Police said Kenneth Goldsmith, 31, crashed halfway between the Watterson Expressway and the Gene Snyder just after 6 a.m. Wednesday.

According to police, Goldsmith, an AAA Rescue Ranger, lost control of his vehicle and hit the cable barrier. The truck then rolled over and was hit by a pickup truck.

Goldsmith was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the pickup truck was taken to University Hospital with what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries.

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