Troopers Investigate Fatal Crash in Eastern Kentucky

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Kentucky State Police are investigating a fatal crash in Martin County.

The crash was reported at just after 6 p.m. on Route 645 near Inez.

Troopers say Michael Ferrell was driving a truck southbound on the highway when the truck was driven off the shoulder of the roadway and struck an embankment.

The vehicle overturned and Ferrell was ejected. Ferrell was pronounced dead at the scene.

Alcohol or drugs are not suspected to be a cause in the crash, but it does remain under investigation by troopers.

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