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Teen facing murder charges connected to fatal wreck

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MADISONVILLE, KY (WFIE) -

A juvenile was taken into custody on Thursday after a lengthy investigation of a traffic collision that happened on February 17 in Madisonville.

The accident happened at the intersection of Sunrise Drive and Broad Road KY254.

Police say a 17-year-old boy was under the influence of alcohol when he struck a car that was being driven by 23-year-old Brittany Clemons, who died at the hospital.

The 17-year-old now faces charges of murder, first degree assault, and operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs to the first degree.

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