Man who died in 2-vehicle crash identified
Officials identified the man who was killed Tuesday morning in a two-vehicle crash near Monroe.
Green County emergency crews responded just before 6 a.m. to reports of a two-vehicle crash on Highway 81 just west of County Road N, according to a release.
Investigators said 67-year-old man Marvin W. Blackwood, of Woodford, was driving a van west on Highway 81 when he crossed the center line and collided with a two-axle straight truck going east.
Blackwood died, according to the release. The driver of the truck was not injured.
Highway 81 was closed for five hours during the investigation.