Update 12-16 Identification Made
Identification Made in Warren County Death Investigation
Bowling Green, Ky. (December 16, 2019) – The Kentucky State Police have identified the deceased male found under the Scottsville Road (US231) overpass located at the 22 mile marker of I-65 northbound, as Salim L. Bekirov (51) of Bowling Green. No foul play is suspected.
Bowling Green, Ky. (December 15, 2019) – On December 15th, 2019 at 2:25 pm, the Kentucky State Police Post in Bowling Green received a call in reference to a person lying in the northbound lane of Interstate 65 under the Scottsville Road (US231) overpass located at the 22 mile marker. Kentucky State Police Troopers arrived on scene and located an unresponsive male below the overpass.
Preliminary investigation has revealed that an unidentified male was located in the right lane of travel of Interstate 65 northbound under the Scottsville Road overpass. The male was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Warren County Coroner’s Office. Cause of death is unknown and an autopsy is pending at the Medical Examiner’s Office.
The Kentucky State Police has opened a death investigation and it is being led by Detective Jonathan Johnson. Detective Johnson was assisted on scene by the Bowling Green Police Department, Medical Center EMS, Alvaton Fire Department and the Warren County Coroner’s Office.
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