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2 cars crash after 1 hits deer on KY 402


Marshall County sheriff's deputies responded to a crash on KY 402 on Wednesday morning.

According to deputies, around 6:18 a.m. Louie A. Belt, Sr., 73, of Hardin, Ky., was driving westbound on KY 402 while Robert D. Mosbaugh, 46, of Benton, was driving eastbound.

As the two vehicles were approaching each other, deputies say a deer stepped out in front of Belt and he hit it.

Belt's air bags deployed causing him to drift into Mosbaugh's lane where they collided.

Deputies say the injured were taken to a Marshall County hospital by ambulance.

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