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Driver facing DUI charge after deadly collision with Amish buggy

3 years 8 months 3 weeks ago Wednesday, August 22 2018 Aug 22, 2018 August 22, 2018 8:29 PM August 22, 2018 in News
Source: Associated Press
Photo: WKYT

CRAB ORCHARD, Ky. (AP) - An Amish man has died in Kentucky, where his horse-drawn buggy was hit by a woman charged with driving under the influence.

News outlets report the crash happened Wednesday afternoon on Kentucky 39 in Crab Orchard in central Kentucky. Lincoln County Sheriff Curt Folger said a sport-utility vehicle hit the buggy from behind, throwing the man out. The horse ran and wasn't hurt.

Officials arrested 64-year-old Mary Carter of Crab Orchard.

The Lincoln County coroner identified the victim as 52-year-old Bruce Troyer.

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