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Man Dies While Cliff Jumping

Posted On August 11, 2014

(Somerset, KY) -- A Ludlow man is dead after jumping from a 60-foot high cliff. Witnesses say 42-year-old George Fiorini did a back flip off the cliff yesterday into Lake Cumberland, landed on his back and then sunk below the water. His body was recovered several hours later.

McIlroy Wins PGA Championship

Posted On August 11, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- Rory McIlroy is the winner of the PGA Championship. He finished at 16-under par, beating Phil Mickelson by one stroke at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Kentucky. It's McIlroy's fourth major championship, which includes his win last month at the British Open. Henrik Stenson and Rickie Fowler finished tied for third, two…

Water Tower Collapse Probed

Posted On August 11, 2014

(Waddy, KY) -- Shelby County officials are investigating a water tower collapse. The tower holding 100-thousand-gallons of water collapsed this past weekend in Waddy, damaging a church and post office with debris and water. No injuries were reported in the collapse that residents say sounded and felt like a tornado or earthquake.

Father Charged In Infant’s Death

Posted On August 11, 2014

(Muldraugh, KY) -- A Meade County man is behind bars, accused of killing his infant son. Muldraugh police say Eric Braddam has been charged with murder. Authorities say he shook seven-week-old Bradlyn Braddam severely enough last week to cause deadly brain injuries.

Man Dies In ATV Accident

Posted On August 11, 2014

(Independence, KY) -- Joseph Robinson is dead after an all-terrain vehicle rolled over him in Independence. He was a passenger on the Arctic Cat Prowler driven by Danielle Marsh who lost control. She is being treated at a hospital along with Donald and Benjamin Marsh who were also on the ATV. Robinson died at the…