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Man found dead in truck after crashing into trees

The man was the only person inside the truck.
The man was the only person inside the truck.
Published: Jul. 16, 2021 at 9:34 AM EDT
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OLDHAM COUNTY, Ky. (WAVE) – A driver who went off the road and hit several trees was found dead inside of his truck.

The crash happened in the southbound lanes of I-71, near the 23-mile marker, around 4 p.m. on Thursday, according to Oldham County police.

When officers arrived, they found the driver of the 2014 Ford F-150, Gary Bowling, 64, of Sellersburg, Indiana, died.

Bowling was the only person inside the truck.

Witnesses said Bowling veered off the left-hand shoulder and continued to drive in the median before hitting the tree.

The crash remains under investigation.

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