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Franklin man dies in Monday morning accident in Shelby County

Monday morning around 5:30 am, The Shelby County Sherriff’s Department with Morristown and Fountaintown Fire Departments along with Shelbyville Medics responded to the 8500 block of  North State Road 9 for a head on collision.


Major Chris Holder of the Shelby County Sheriff Department says a 2004 Chevy Trail Blazer, driven by Brandon Vollett, 39, of Greenfield, was traveling southbound and lost control, went into the path of a northbound vehicle, a 2014 Ford F150 driven by Jeremiah Peters, 28, of Franklin.             


Peters was pronounced dead at the scene.


Vollett was transported to Methodist Hospital.  


 The crash is still under investigation.


Assisting agencies where the Shelbyville Police Department, Shelby County F.A.C.T team, the Indiana State Police and Ross Wreaker