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Crash on U.S. 68E kills Princeton woman

MARSHALL COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - Family notifications have been made and occupant names are being released in a fatal two vehicle crash that shut down a section of  U.S. Highway 68E in Marshall County Monday afternoon.

The operator of the motorcycle was identified as Michael Wilkerson age 61 of Princeton.

Mr. Wilkerson was transported by Marshall County EMS to Marshall County Hospital where he was later flown by PHI Air Medical to another facility.

The passenger on the motorcycle was Wilkerson’s wife, Mary C. Wilkerson age 62 of Princeton. Ms. Wilkerson was transported by Marshall County EMS to Marshall County Hospital where she was pronounced dead by Marshall County Deputy Coroner, Barry Taylor.

The truck was driven by Nash Canter age 16 of Mayfield. Occupants of the truck were identified as Kaci Thurston age of Boaz KY, Savannah Leon age 16 of Mayfield, and Isaac Darnell age 16 of Wingo. The driver and occupants of the truck were not injured. 

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