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  1. Man Arrested After Chase Through Three CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A driver is facing multiple serious charges after he allegedly led law enforcement officers on a high speed chase last night across three counties. It all started around 10:30 p.m. Thursday night when a Trooper noticed the suspect, Lewis Landis, speeding more than 100 MPH down Interstate 75 in a purple Dodge Challenger.

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  2. 'Sleeping On The Interstate': Hundreds Stranded In KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    What was supposed to be a relaxing weekend in Tennessee for Alexx and Kate Bragg turned into a grueling night of frozen gridlock along one of the country's busiest interstate highways. Hundreds of drivers were stuck on I-75 overnight after a massive winter storm dumped more than a foot of snow in south central Kentucky, clogging cars and causing multiple crashes that created a 30-mile stretch of shivering passengers.

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  3. Red Cross Setting Up Shelters For Those Stranded On I-75Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The Red Cross has set up shelters at two different locations and is working on a third. The first is off Exit 41 in London at the West London Baptist Church on Parker Road.

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  4. Arrests Made In 2015 Gas Station RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Madison County Deputies have tracked down two suspects in a four-month-old gas station robbery. The robbery occurred the morning of September 21st at the Midway Express in Berea.

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  5. KSP Trooper Injured In Rockcastle CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Dispatchers tell LEX 18 that this happened about 2 a.m. Tuesday morning on US Highway 150 between Brodhead and Mount Vernon. The trooper struck a horse with his cruiser.

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  6. Death investigation leads to drug bust in Rockcastle CountyRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A 68-year-old man has been arrested in a drug bust that authorities say was prompted by a death investigation in Rockcastle County. Multiple media outlets report that Kentucky State Police are investigating the Monday discovery of an unidentified body inside a Mount Vernon motel.

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  7. Heavy Traffic Expected For Luke Bryan Concert TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    If you are heading out to the concert, give yourself plenty of time. Police say they will be staged on Tates Creek Road and the two lane road out the venue.

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  8. Man Wanted In Connection With Fatal Ky. Crash ExtraditedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A man wanted in Kentucky for a Scott County crash that killed a 13-year old Bourbon County girl has been extradited to Kentucky. A grand jury said 32-year-old Mohamed Abdullah, who lives in Baltimore, is at fault for the crash.

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  9. Family Releases Statement On Death Of Country Music Singer's SonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A statement on the death of country music singer Eddie Montgomery's son, Hunter has been released via social media. Hunter's mother, Tracy Nunan, revealed last night on social media that he died of an overdose.

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  10. Death Investigation Leads To Drug Bust In Rockcastle Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    On Monday, KSP Detectives assisted the Mount Vernon Police Department on a death investigation that was being conducted at the Econo-Lodge Hotel. The Coroner states that a body was found, but it appeared the victim died of natural causes.

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  11. Man Killed In Rockcastle County CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Police say Kevin Savage, 33, was driving southbound around 9 p.m. when he lost control of his SUV near the Mt. Vernon exit.

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  12. A Good Looking Memorial Day Weekend AheadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    With sunshine back today, high temperatures climbed 15-20 degrees warmer than yesterday into the lower 70s. The warm up will continue into a good looking Memorial Day weekend ahead.

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  13. Kingdom ComeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A day at Kingdom Come State Park turned into a field trip some elementary school students will never forget. 7 students and 2 teachers from Leatherwood Elementary School got lost for about 6 hours Friday.

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  14. Community Supports Family Of Fallen OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Less than three months after his death, more than one hundred people gathered to remember a Nicholasville police officer who was killed in a car crash. Officer Burke Rhoads, a husband and father of three, was killed in March when he crashed his cruiser on the way to training.

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  15. Toby and Julie Curtsinger wait on their court appearance.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The husband and wife at the center of the case, Toby and Julie Curtsinger, as well as Robert McKinney, Christopher and Joshua Preston were all arraigned on charges of engaging in organized crime. The bourbon was found at the Curstingers' Frankfort home.

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  16. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Republican state Sen. Brandon Smith has been acquitted of driving under the influence of alcohol. A Franklin County jury took 10 minutes to acquit the Hazard republican on Tuesday following a day-long trial.

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  17. Warming Up Into Memorial Day WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    After a dreary day yesterday and cold start to the day today, our weather has recovered in a hurry this Friday. Temperatures are running 15-20 degrees warmer than this time yesterday in the upper 60s and low 70s with the sunshine.

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  18. New Circle Road Lane Closure Friday MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Transportation Department officials say crews will shut down one lane of the outer loop between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. for replacement of a grate on drop box inlet. A person caught on camera removing road side crosses talked to LEX 18 about why he did it.

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  19. Inmate Dies After AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    State Police say that inmate Justin Hilbert was taken to St. Claire Regional Medical Center in Morehead and later transported to the University of Kentucky Medical Center after the assault. Mr. Hilbert died Thursday from the injuries he sustained during the assault.

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  20. Woman Sentenced To 25 Years For Murder Of GrandparentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A 25 year sentence has been handed down for a Lincoln County teen accused of killing her grandparents in a house fire. Allison Wilson did apologize in the court room for killing Linda and Everett Garland and setting fire to their home, but family members say right now they just cant accept it.

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