Morgan Co. Man Killed in Accident

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A one vehicle fatal accident is under investigation by the State Highway Patrol.

The Patrol said around 3:30pm Wednesday in Muskingum County 76-year-old Kenneth Bolyard, of McConnelsville was traveling south on County Road 6 near Township Road 68 when he crossed the center line and traveled left off the road.

Troopers said Bolyard struck a tree and was transported to the hospital by Harrison Township EMS where he was pronounced deceased.

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