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Driver killed in Henderson wreck

Posted May 31, 2010 6:59 a.m. EDT
Updated May 31, 2010 10:21 p.m. EDT

— A man was killed in a single-vehicle wreck in Henderson late Sunday, troopers said.

Investigators say Robert Lee Adkins, 47, of 21 Begonia Lane, died when his SUV went too fast around a curve on Brookston Road, and hit a ditch. He was not wearing a seatbelt and was thrown from the vehicle.

Troopers said alcohol and speed were factors in the wreck.

Adkins was the only person in the vehicle.