Boater Killed In Poker Run

One man is dead after a horrible accident Saturday afternoon during the biggest event of the year on Lake Cumberland.

An officer with Kentucky Fish And Wildlife says a boat was taking off on the Poker Run, when it immediately wrecked.

47-year old Kevin Robert Sellers of Indianapolis killed, his passenger Richard Craig was rushed to a Russell County Hospital,but has since been released.

The race was cancelled Saturday.


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  • by john Location: somerset on Sep 8, 2008 at 04:18 PM
    please do not pay much attention the the topix post. mindless ranting and raving. instead checkout the lakecumberland.com site or offshoreonly.com
  • by Anonymous on Sep 8, 2008 at 09:32 AM
    Poker Runs are not races! So they say at the drivers meetings
  • by Anonymous on Sep 8, 2008 at 03:24 AM
    My prayers to the families.
  • by sammy Location: Russell Springs, Ky on Sep 7, 2008 at 05:25 PM
    What the people of russell county are saying about it. http://www.topix.net/forum/city/russell-springs-ky/TM8PSHDI5VFQFKBUI
  • by E_HILLMAN Location: Lexington on Sep 7, 2008 at 01:54 PM
    More info is on Lakecumberland.com at: http://lakecumberland.com/forum/viewthread.php?tid=20826 and http://lakecumberland.com/forum/viewthread.php?tid=20824

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