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Truck driver dies in wreck

Published 11:41am Wednesday, November 21, 2012

A single-vehicle accident on I-65, one mile south of the Falkville exit, resulted in the death of a truck driver Sunday afternoon.

The victim was identified as Gregory Paul Kimbrell, 40, of Huntsville.

Kimbrell was driving North on the interstate when his truck, a 2007 model Freight Liner, veered off the road and plunged into a ravine.

He was wearing a seat belt, according to an Alabama state troopers’ report.

He was pronounced dead at the scene by Morgan County Coroner Jeff Churn.

The crash continues under investigation.

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