Kentucky man dead after crashing SUV on I-75 near Jellico

Kentucky man dead after crashing SUV on I-75 near Jellico

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JELLICO (WATE) - A Kentucky man was killed Tuesday when he crashed his SUV in Campbell County.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol says Richard Blakley, 27, of Williamsburg, Ky, was driving on I-75 around 6:45 p.m. when he lost control of his Ford Explorer.

Wet road conditions may have contributed to the wreck.

Blakley's SUV left the roadway, traveled into a median where it rolled over before coming to rest on its passenger side.

Blakley was pronounced dead at the scene.

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