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Kentucky passes tougher seatbelt law

FRANKFORT, KY (WAVE) – TheKentucky State Senate has passed a tougher seatbelt law.

The new law come nearlytwo years after 10 people from the same family were killed in a crash alongI-65.

The bill now requiresseatbelts in vans that carry up to 15 passengers, five passengers more than theformer law.

In 2010, a semi crashedthrough a median in Hart County and struck a passenger van killing the truckdriver and 10 people in the van.

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