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Westbound I-24 open again after deadly semi crash

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MARSHALL COUNTY, KY (KFVS) -

Westbound lanes of Interstate 24 are back open Tuesday morning after a deadly semi crash.

According to the Marshall County Sheriff's Department, the crash happened at the 21 mile marker around 10:45 Monday night.

Garry D. Brown, 61, of Calvert City, was killed after his semi left the road, went into a ditch and hit an embankment. Brown's vehicle then came to rest on a tree.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to Keith Todd with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, all lanes of westbound I-24 were back open and traffic is flowing by 6:30 Tuesday morning.

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