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Owsley County wreck kills Maryland man, injures 3

A Maryland man died Thursday in an Owsley County crash, authorities said.

Rudolph Valentino Brannigan III, 39, of Aberdeen County, Md., was pronounced dead at the scene of the single-vehicle accident on Ky. 30 east of Booneville, according to Kentucky State Police. Police were alerted to the accident about 8:29 p.m.

Brannigan was riding in a vehicle driven by Diane Sue Young. Young lost control of the vehicle, which slid off the road and overturned, police said.

Three other passengers were taken to Kentucky River Medical Center in Jackson for treatment of injuries that weren't considered life threatening, police said.

Kentucky State Police was investigating.

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