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Meade Co. crash kills 1

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BRANDENBURG, KY (WAVE) – A 21-year-old woman is dead after a single car accident in Meade County. 

According to Kentucky State Police in Elizabethtown, KSP troopers and Brandenburg Police were called to an injury accident on Kentucky 448 in Brandenburg around 6 p.m. April 26. They found Megan Puckett unresponsive. Puckett was pronounced dead at the scene. 

KSP says their initial investigation shows that Puckett's car was heading west on KY 448 when she lost control and the vehicle began to overturn. Puckett, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was thrown from the car. 

The accident is still under investigation, but speed is being looked at as a factor in the crash. State police say that toxicology reports are pending. 

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