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Man drags Kentucky trooper alongside his car

Posted by Amy Kelch - email

MORGANTOWN, KY (WAVE) - A Morgantown man is facing several charges after police said he dragged a Kentucky state trooper from his car. Trooper Brian McKinney tried to stop 26 year-old Adam West for speeding, but West refused to get out of his vehicle on Kentucky Route 70 in Butler County.

When McKinney approached West police said West took off, dragging the trooper alongside his vehicle. West was later arrested and is in the Butler County Jail. McKinney suffered injuries but has been released from the hospital.

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