A retired Kentucky State Police Trooper who was credited with saving lives after a 2004 explosion has died.
The Floyd County Times reports 49-year old Rick Conn of South Carolina died suddenly on Tuesday.
In 2004, Conn was off duty when he rescued a woman and her baby from a burning house.
Conn was burned in the fire.
The fire was caused by a pipeline explosion in Ivel.
He received several honors after the explosion.
We have not received funeral arrangements.