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Flight 5191 First Responders To Be Honored

Two of the first responders to the crash of Comair flight 5191 will be honored later today at the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Council meeting.

Lexington police officer Bryan Jared and Jon Sallee, who's a former airport police officer, earned Carnegie Awards for their efforts on the morning of August 27th, 2006

They helped pull lone survivor, co-pilot James Polehinke, from the wreckage. 49 people died in the crash.

Thursday's council meeting begins at seven.


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