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Police identify 3 killed in I-64 wreck

Kentucky State Police have identified the three people killed in a wreck on Interstate 64 in Franklin County Monday as family members from New Jersey.

Police said in a statement Tuesday that Nicholas Bryer, 70, Dana Weber, 18, and Avory Weber, 4 months, all of Monmouth Junction, N.J., died in the crash. All died at the scene. Dana Weber was Bryer's daughter and the infant's mother, according to police.

Police said Bryer was driving a 2005 Chevrolet Trailblazer that crashed about 1:05 p.m. near the 50-mile marker on I-64 West.

Police said the Trailblazer left the road and Bryer overcorrected. The sport-utility vehicle crossed both lanes and hit several trees, state police said.

Bryer was wearing a seat belt and Avory was in a car seat. Weber was not wearing a seat belt, state police said.

State police are investigating the cause of the wreck. Police said there was no indication that drugs or alcohol were a factor in the crash.

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