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One Dies in Carroll County Accident

Date of News Release: 08/26/2015

(Carrollton, KY) - An Ohio man died today as the result of injuries sustained in a single vehicle accident in Carroll County. Kentucky State Police dispatchers received a call from Carroll County dispatch at 4:10 a.m. of a single vehicle accident at the 43 mile marker of I-71 North. The vehicle entered the median and struck the cable barrier before overturning several times. The passenger, Benjamin Clarke 32 of Logan Ohio, was ejected from the vehicle. Clarke succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Carroll County Coroner.

The accident is under investigation by Trooper Barrett Brewer.