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KSP Investigating Death of Ohio County Man

Date of News Release: 03/18/2015

(Beaver Dam, KY) - Kentucky State Police detectives are investigating the death of a Beaver Dam man. KSP was notified on Tuesday, March 17, 2015, of a man trapped under his vehicle. Investigators believe Lonnie Abbott, 64, (400 block of Echols Church Lane, Beaver Dam), was servicing his Chevrolet S-10 pickup truck, when a wheel chock broke free, causing the vehicle to roll off the ramp and onto Abbott.

Detectives believe this appears accidental at this time.