One dead after ATV accident; Man charged with DUI


OWEN COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – An ATV accident left one person dead and another person behind bars.

State police say the fatal collision happened on Old Landing Road Friday afternoon.

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73 year old, Patricia Karsner was taken to University of Kentucky hospital where she later died.

43 year old, Mario Chavez Canela was arrested at the scene and charged with a DUI.

The crash is under investigation.

KSP says Karsner’s body is being taken to Frankfort for an autopsy.

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