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Young man dies after boating accident on Lake Cumberland

WAYNE COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - A young Ohio man is dead after a Sunday evening boating accident on Lake Cumberland.

Adam Sharp,19, of Greenfield, Ohio was pronounced dead around 7:25 p.m. Sunday. Officials say he was a passenger on a watercraft in the Buffalo Ridge area when it was struck by another watercraft. Sharp was taken to a Wayne County hospital, where he died.

His body has been taken to Frankfort for an autopsy.

The incident is still being investigated by Kentucky Fish and Wildlife.


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