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Troopers responded to the rollover on the northbound side of the Pennyrile Parkway, near the five mile marker, at around 3:30 p.m., according to the KSP. A preliminary investigation reveals that the car operated by 29-year-old Stephen Grace was northbound on the Pennyrile Parkway when his vehicle began to travel towards the median. Grace’s vehicle struck the end of a guardrail causing the vehicle to overturn multiple times landing on its top.
Grace, the only occupant of the vehicle, died in the crash. Grace was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the collision.
The northbound lanes of the Pennyrile Parkway were closed for approximately two hours while crews cleared the scene.
The investigation continues into the cause of the collision.
Tuesday, December 11 2012, 06:07 AM CST
Ky. veteran killed in Afghanistan blast
May 17, 2013 23:53 GMT
FORT THOMAS, Ky. (AP) -- A Kentucky veteran who was working as a civilian contractor in Afghanistan has died in an explosion in Kabul that killed at least 15 people including six Americans.
The father of 26-year-old Michael Robert Bradford of Fort Thomas said his son was smart, good in different sports and about to become a father.
Gary "Moose" Bradford, also of Fort Thomas, told The Kentucky Enquirer (http://bit.ly/12i0nVO ) he found about his son's death from Michael Bradford's wife, Sasha, on Thursday afternoon. He said he was in total disbelief.
The couple's first child is due in a few weeks.
Two American soldiers were killed along with four American civilian contractors with DynCorp International, based in Falls Church, Va.
Other survivors include his mother, Linda Bradford of Johnson City, Tenn.
Information from: The Kentucky Enquirer, http://www.nky.com
Gauge of US economy's future health up in April
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A measure of the U.S. economy's future health rose in solidly in April, buoyed by a sharp rise in applications to build new homes and apartments.
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IN THE NEWS: LABOR GROUP SAYS CONDITIONS AT APPLE PLANTS IMPROVING
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A labor group Apple joined to assess working conditions at three manufacturing plants in China, where its products are made, says conditions are getting better.
ON THIN ICE?
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- He was already on thin ice with the law when he failed to meet the conditions of his probation.