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Heat exposure may have played role in death of James Luttrell, Russell Co., KY

Preliminary reports from State Medical Examiner rule out foul play. Funeral arrangements are pending at Bernard Funeral Home, Russell Springs, KY.

From TFC Billy Gregory, Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columbia, KY

TFC Billy Gregory said, in a telephone interview at 2:12pmCT, today, Friday, July 6, 2012, that the preliminary autopsy report is back from the State Medical Examiner's Office, in the death of 67 year old James Luttrell, of Beckham Ridge Road in Russell County, KY. The preliminary report is that no foul play was involved. He said that heat exposure could have played a role in the death.

The body of Mr. Luttrell was found on Sano-Mt. Olive Road by Russell County Rescue Squad Search Team at 6:57pmCT, Thursday evening, July 5, 2012, after he had been reported missing on Wednesday, July 5, 2012. He had been pronounced dead by the Russell County Coroner.

Funeral arrangements are pending at Bernard Funeral Home, 367 Main Street, Russell Springs, KY.

This story was posted on 2012-07-06 14:29:10
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