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The Lexington Police Department says more pedestrians were hit and killed in Lexington in 2018 (14 total) than any other year since the city began tracking those statistics in 1996.
Samsung Electronics apologized Friday for illnesses and deaths of some of its workers, saying it failed to create a safe working environment at its computer chip and display factories.
The Franklin County Health Department reports two people have died from hepatitis A infections.
How bad is Kentucky's overdose problem? So bad, the Fayette County coroner wants another deputy coroner hired just to handle the problem.
We've talked a lot about the opioid crisis in Kentucky. It's causing all kinds of problems and it's putting a strain on the state's medical examiners.
It's the maximum, 20 years behind bars, for 28-year-old Suzanne Whitlow.
The number of people in Fayette County who have died from the flu this season has risen to 12, according to the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department.
A woman responsible for the 2016 deaths of a Louisville police detective and a University of Kentucky employee pleaded guilty Friday, according to court records.
Coal mining deaths surged in the U.S. in 2017, one year after they hit a record low.
Winchester police confirm two people are dead, after a shooting Tuesday night.
Kentucky's attorney general has sued a pharmaceutical company he says directly contributed to more than 190 opioid overdose deaths in the state.
Officials say overdose deaths in Kentucky have increased to unprecedented levels.
Former Commonwealth's Attorney Ray Larson sits down with Fayette County Coroner Gary Ginn to talk about the changing face of overdose deaths Ginn has witnessed since taking on his position in 2003.
Federal mine safety officials are warning mine operators about several on-the-job deaths this year of miners who were working alone.
Pedestrian deaths are climbing faster than motorist fatalities, reaching nearly 6,000 deaths last year — the highest total in more than two decades, according to an analysis of preliminary state data released Thursday.
Family members of Calvin and Pamela Phillips, killed back in November of 2015, are now offering a $100,000 dollar reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction.
The Boyle County Sheriff's Office isn't messing around according to a Facebook post about recent heroin deaths.
Police say a shooting in which two people were killed and five injured occurred in a Kentucky park near a youth football game, but was not connected to it.
Two employees have died in separate work related accidents in less than a week at Montaplast of North America in Frankfort.
A Morgantown man has been indicted in the deaths of a retired pastor and his wife last month in southcentral Kentucky.