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Rockcastle man dies after crashing into rock wall

A Rockcastle County man was killed in a traffic accident early Friday, state police said.

William J. Kindred, 55, of Mount Vernon was driving north on Interstate 75 when he lost control and crashed into a rock wall beside the road, state police said.

Kindred's 1988 Chevrolet Corsica turned over, throwing him out. He died at the scene, state police said.

Kindred was not wearing a seat belt, police said.

The wreck was reported at 6:20 a.m. It happened about three miles north of Mount Vernon. State police are still investigating.