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May 12, 2018

 Pinehill Cemetery in Louisa, Ky.Pinehill Cemetery in Louisa, Ky.

LOUISA, Ky. -- A Louisa, Ky. man is dead after a lawn mower accident at Pine Hill Cemetery in Louisa, Kentucky Friday night just before 9 p.m. according to emergency officials.

Well known Lawrence Co. resident Buck Blankenship, 69, died after a lawnmower accident at the cemetery in Louisa. The cause of the accident and other details are pending Coroner Mike Wilson's report.

The Louisa Vol. Fire Department and Netcare Ambulance responded to the scene and a Medi-Vac helicopter was called but later cancelled and Blankenship was transported to Three Rivers Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

The accident is still under investigation by the Louisa Police Department.

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+2 #2 Terry 2018-05-15 14:58
I have known Buck all of my life, it was such a horrible thing that happened to him!!!!!! I’m still shocked that Buck’s gone.
+10 #1 Neighbor 2018-05-12 21:42
Gosh we've lost so many residents lately. Always felt bad for Buck with his son getting killed and then Brenda passing away, and for him to go this way is just so tragic. RIP big guy

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