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Man hits semi and dies in Mayfield

(Source: Graves County Sheriff's Department Facebook) (Source: Graves County Sheriff's Department Facebook)
GRAVES COUNTY, KY (KFVS) -

A man is dead following a crash in Graves County on Tuesday, May 1.

Graves County Deputies responded to a two-vehicle crash with injuries in the area of 3278 KY 121 North in Mayfield at 1 a.m.

65-year-old Michael Whitlow was traveling north on KY121 North when he failed to see a semi backing into a driveway.

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Whitlow struck the trailer of the semi causing his vehicle to go off into a ditch. 

He was trapped in the vehicle and had to be extricated out by Mayfield Fire/EMS. '

He was transported to Jackson Purchase Medical Center by Ambulance then later flown via helicopter to Vanderbilt where he died in route.

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