22-year-old man killed in I-275 crash near Hebron

HEBRON, KY (FOX19) - A 22-year-old man was killed in a two-vehicle accident on eastbound I-275 in Hebron.

The accident happened Wednesday around 7:00 p.m. at the 8.0 mile marker, just before the Hebron exit.

Officers said Vincent Klopfstein, 22, of Cincinnati, was driving a Scion four-door car when the accident occurred. Police said Klopfstein's vehicle drifted right and into the emergency lane where he ran into the rear end of an unoccupied vehicle.

Klopfstein was pronounced dead at the scene and had to be extricated from the vehicle. Officers said he was not wearing a seatbelt.

The accident remains under investigation.

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