The Pulaski County man who died in a crash on Interstate 75 near Berea Tuesday afternoon was Leo Marion of Somerset.
Marion, 35, was driving southbound in a car when he rear-ended a tractor trailer just south of Exit 76, according to Madison County Coroner Jimmy Cornelison and Berea police Sgt. Jake Reed.
The crash happened just after 5 p.m., and the man died instantly, Cornelison said.
Reed said traffic had slowed down at the time of the crash.
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He said two lanes of I-75 south remained closed just before 9 p.m.