Truck Driver Found Dead At West Virginia Truck Stop

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According to WDTV, authorities are investigating after a truck driver was found deceased at the K&T Truck Stop in Fairmont, West Virginia.

The truck driver, who is from Kentucky, arrived at the truck stop on Wednesday at approximately 9:30 p.m.  Other drivers recalled not hearing from the driver for some time, so they went to check on the driver and found him deceased in his truck.

The Marion County Sheriff’s Department arrived at approximately 4:00 p.m. on Thursday and allegedly found drugs in the truck.

The sheriff’s department is reviewing video surveillance. An autopsy will be done to determine the driver’s cause of death.

The incident remains under investigation.