Death investigation underway in Eli community

A death investigation is underway after a man died at Russell County Hospital following injuries sustained at a residence in the Eli community.

According to Russell County Coroner Mark Coots, 40-year-old Bryan J. Brummett of Russell Springs was pronounced deceased at Russell County Hospital at 1:20 a.m. Monday.

The coroner’s office said Brummett died from injuries received at a residence in the Eli community, and the circumstances surrounding those injuries are under investigation by Kentucky State Police Post 15 and the coroner’s office.

Brummett’s body was taken to the state medical examiner’s office in Frankfort for a more detailed examination.

WJRS News will report more details on this incident as they come available.

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