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Barren County deputy dies in crash

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Deputy Ernest Franklin (Source: Glasgow Times) Deputy Ernest Franklin (Source: Glasgow Times)

GLASGOW, KY (WAVE) - A sheriff's deputy in south central Kentucky was killed when his car ran off the road and crashed.

Kentucky State Police say Ernest Franklin swerved off the road on April 2 and hit an embankment before stopping in a pond.

Franklin, a Barren County deputy since 2006, worked for the department serving court papers.

KSP troopers are trying to determine why Franklin drove off the road.

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