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Man killed in ATV crash near Louisburg

Posted July 30, 2015 3:05 p.m. EDT

— Franklin County authorities say a man reported missing Wednesday was killed in an ATV crash.

Caleb Allen IV, 52, was last seen leaving his father's home on an all-terrain vehicle at about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.

After his family reported him missing on Thursday morning, deputies launched a search. They found his body around noon off N.C. Highway 561 east of Louisburg.

The State Highway Patrol is now handling the investigation into the crash.