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    A tractor trailer is blocking part of Route 2. The road is closed until further notice. Drivers heading in both direction are being asked to use the Big Ben Bowen Highway connector by Target to get around.
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Kentucky State police were called to the scene of an accident along KY 57 near MT. Carmel Rd in Fleming County KY Friday afternoon.

According to troopers Timothy L. Doyle was traveling south on KY 57 when he crossed the center line and struck a minivan that was traveling north on KY 57 that was driven by Roger S. Utterback.

Doyle and Utterback were pronounced dead at the scene by the Fleming County Coroner.

The Kentucky State Police is investigating.