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Victim of deadly Dixie Highway crash identified

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The Jefferson County Coroner's Office has identified a man killed in a two-vehicle crash in Pleasure Ridge Park on Tuesday.

Linus Kromenacker, 53, died of multiple blunt force trauma.

Police said Kromenacker was driving a red and silver pickup truck north on Dixie Highway around 5:45 p.m. on Tuesday when he crossed into the southbound lanes and slammed into another pickup truck.

Kromenacker was pronounced dead at the scene. The second driver was rushed to University of Louisville Hospital with serious injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

Kromenacker's funeral arrangements are being handled by Newcomb Funeral Home on Dixie Highway.

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