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KSP investigating suspicious device found during traffic stop in western KY

(Source: WPSD) (Source: WPSD)
LYON CO., KY (WFIE) -

One man is under arrest following a traffic stop by KSP in Lyon County.

It happened Thursday morning near the 47 mile marker on eastbound I-24.

Troopers say they noticed what appeared to be a small, improvised explosive device (IED) inside the vehicle.

Traffic was re-routed for about two hours while the KSP Hazardous Material Unit cleared the device.

Troopers say a woman was also detained.

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