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Families Of Injured Firefighters Thank Community For Support

Posted On August 29, 2014

(Campbellsville, KY) -- The families of two Kentucky firefighters badly injured in an ALS ice bucket challenge are thanking the community for their support. Captain Tony Grider's wife, Gena, says her husband is still in critical condition and is in a medically-induced coma. Alex Quinn is improving and now is listed in fair condition. The…

Council Begins Animal Services Probe

Posted On August 28, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- A probe into abuse and neglect claims at Metro Animal Services is going only as far as the mayor's office allows it. Mayor Greg Fischer's attorney told council members at a hearing last night that the administration won't cooperate until a Public Integrity Unit investigation is complete. Animal Services workers are accused…

Baby Dead, Mother Hurt After Shooting

Posted On August 28, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- Louisville Metro Police are looking for the suspect in a shooting that killed a one-year-old girl. Authorities say gunfire rang out yesterday in the Shawnee neighborhood, hitting the baby and her mother outside their home. The girl's mother is expected to survive her injuries.

Man Arrested After Deadly Crash

Posted On August 28, 2014

(Jackson, KY) -- A man is behind bars in Breathitt County following an accident that killed three people and left two more injured. WKYT-TV reports Shawn Hardin is now facing charges of murder, assault and DUI. He was allegedly behind the wheel of a truck that flipped and struck a house near Jackson last night.

Fiery Crash Kills One, Injures Two Firefighters

Posted On August 28, 2014

(Campbell Co., TN) -- One person is dead and three others are injured following a fiery crash on I-75 near the Kentucky-Tennessee state line. Officials say a tractor trailer crossed the median yesterday and hit another tractor trailer head-on, sparking an explosion and killing one of the drivers. A couple of firefighters battling the fire…