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Driver dies from injuries in fiery I-65 crash

Posted: 4:19 PM, Oct 07, 2019
Updated: 2019-10-07 17:19:26-04
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FRANKLIN, Tenn. (WTVF) — A truck driver involved in a fiery crash on Interstate 65 in Franklin last week died from his injuries.

Officials say 25-year-old Yuniel Reyes Abreu died from his injuries on Friday.

His semi hit a roadside overpass support column before losing control and bursting into flames. He was able to escape but was seriously burned.

Franklin Police officials expressed their condolences on social media.