Benton Man Dies in US 68 Collision
By West Kentucky Star Staff
FAIRDEALING, KY - A two-vehicle crash Saturday in Marshall County claimed one man's life.

According to the Marshall County Sheriff's Office, the crash happened on US 68 East in Fairdealing. Deputies said a truck and trailer driven by 56-year-old Timothy O'Bryan of Hardin was stopped on US 68, waiting for traffic to clear in order to make a left turn into a drive.

Police said an eastbound vehicle, driven by 59-year-old John Nicholas, of Benton, failed to stop or even slow down and struck the trailer in the rear. Nicholas was transported by Marshall County EMS to Marshall County Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.  

Published 09:32 AM, Monday Aug. 07, 2017
Updated 12:23 PM, Tuesday Aug. 08, 2017

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