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Victim in early morning crash on Poplar Level has been identified

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The person who died in a car accident around 4:35 a.m. Sunday on I-264 West at Poplar Level Road, has been identified.

According to the coroner, Dwayne Marshall, 34, died at University Hospital at 6:33 a.m. Marshall, from Simpsonville, died of multiple blunt force. 

Louisville Metro Police's 6th Division, Louisville Fire, Louisville Metro Emergency Services and Yellow Emergency Services, responded to the call. Marshall was transported by Yellow ambulance.

A preliminary investigation indicates a white Chevy Impala drove off the right side of the roadway, down a hill, struck a tree and caught fire.

Marshall was not wearing a seat belt, according to police.

LMPD's traffic unit is investigating.

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