Cause Of Crash, Deputy's Death Investigated
GLASGOW, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky State Police are investigating why a Barren County Sheriff's deputy drove off the road and crashed, killing himself.
WBKO-TV in Bowling Green reported that Ernest Franklin, a deputy since 2006, swerved off Highway 90 in southern Kentucky on Wednesday and hit an embankment before stopping in a pond.
Troopers are trying to determine why Franklin drove off the road.
Franklin worked for the department serving papers.
No one else was injured during the accident.
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