Single vehicle accident claims life of Carroll County man

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By Sharon Graves

Kentucky State Police are investigating the death of Don Proctor, 47, in a single-car accident Jan. 18 at 1:15 a.m. in Carroll County. 

KSP Trooper Brandon Maupin of Post 5, Campbellsburg, arrived on the scene to find a 1995 red Dodge pickup overturned on State Hwy. 36, about a mile west of U.S. 42.

Maupin is in charge of the investigation and is working with Troopers Kyle Moffet, Manny Soto and Justin Sams. KSP was assisted by the  is the lead investigator with Troopers Moffet, Soto and Sams assisting and Carroll County EMS also responding at the scene.

Proctor was pronounced dead at the scene by Carroll County coroner David Wilhoite, who said an autopsy is pending to determine cause of death.

Trooper Maupin said that icy road conditions could have been a contributing factor in the accident. “It was extremely slick.”