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Man Found Deceased at Gallatin County Truck Stop

Date of News Release: 12/01/2015

(Sparta, KY) - The Kentucky State Police is investigating the death of a Louisiana man at the Love's truck stop located at the 55 mile marker I-71 in Gallatin County.

On November 29 at 9:30 p.m. Kentucky State Police Post 5 received a call of a nonresponsive individual in the parking lot of the Love's Truck stop on KY 1039 in Sparta.

Kentucky State Police Troopers, Gallatin County EMS, and the Gallatin County coroner's office responded to the scene. Alvin Cloud, 80, of Patterson Louisiana was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Gallatin County Coroner. An autopsy was conducted to determine cause of death. As a result, it was determined to be of natural causes and no foul play is suspected.