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Crash claims man’s life

A Corydon man died in a single-vehicle crash last Wednesday evening.
According to police reports, Kerry Joseph Farrell, 55, was driving south on S.R. 135 when, according to witnesses, his 1994 Ford Ranger truck drifted left of center north of Wiseman Road at approximately 7:40.
Farrell’s truck ran off the roadway, struck a mailbox and then a tree. Witnesses also said that Farrell never applied the brakes before the collisions occurred.
Farrell, who was wearing his seat belt and was trapped in his vehicle after the crash, was pronounced dead at the scene.
According to the Harrison County Sheriff’s Department, the investigation is continuing.