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Shooting at rest area leaves 2 dead

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BOWLING GREEN, KY (WAVE) – Two people have died during a rest area shooting around 9:30 Tuesday night. 

According to Kentucky State Police, a man walked up to a vehicle that was parked at the Kentucky Welcome Center in Simpson County. He opened fire on the driver, Jamie Plymel, 40, then turned the gun on himself.

Plymel was from Spring Hill, Tennessee and was pronounced dead at Franklin Medical Center.

The shooter was taken the Skyline Medical Center in Nashville where he died from his injuries. Police have not identified him.

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