Driver dies weeks after being pulled from crashed fuel tanker


INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WEHT)- Eskenazi Health in Indianapolis says 59-year-old Jeffrey “Duke” Denman died Saturday morning, just over two weeks after being pulled out of a tanker by a good samaritan on I-70.

The tanker was carrying jet fuel when it crashed on a ramp from I-70 to I-465 on Indianapolis’s east side. Denman was driving for the Zionsville, Indiana-based company JetStar, which expressed its condolences on Facebook Saturday.

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(This story was originally published on March 7, 2020.)

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