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Murray man dies in crash on Butterworth Rd.

(Source: Calloway County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Calloway County Sheriff's Office)

The Calloway County Sheriff's Office responded to a crash on Butterworth Road on Tuesday, November 18 at 7:20 a.m.

According to deputies, on Monday, Nov. 17, some time after dark, 34-year-old Coley T. Wallis of Murray, was going south on Butterworth Road.

Wallis was driving a 2001 Chevrolet Blazer, which dropped off the right shoulder of the road, hitting a guardrail.

Deputies say the vehicle became airborne, hit an earth embankment and came to a rest in the West Fork Clarks River.

Wallis was ejected from the vehicle.

Calloway County Coroner Rick Harris pronounced Wallis dead at the scene.

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