Kentucky man dies after Nicholasville explosion

Kentucky

NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (FOX 56/WKYT) – A Kentucky man has died following an explosion in Nicholasville.

The sheriff says Jim Padgett was working on a dump truck at a construction site Wednesday when it happened.

A witness caught intense video of the accident.

Padgett was flown to Cincinnati hospital where he died.

The cause of the explosion under investigation.

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