Ballard, Carroll County drowning victims identified

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WKYT) - Officials are blaming flooding for deaths in Carroll and Ballard County on Sunday.

Officials say Arnold Smith, 48, died when the ATV he was riding flipped in a swollen creek in Carroll County. Police recovered his body on Sunday morning.

Later that day officials also recovered the body of Gary Sullivan, 54, about a mile from where his car was abandoned in a flood ditch in Ballard County.

Both incidents are being blamed on the flooding from storms that rolled through the area overnight Saturday.

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