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Covington Woman Killed in Southern Kenton Crash

A Covington woman is dead after a single car crash in southern Kenton County.

Connie Neaves, 49, died when her 2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee drifted from KY 17, rolled over, and struck a utility pole. Kenton County Police say that Neaves was not wearing a seat belt.

The accident happened just past 11 p.m. on Sunday.

Neaves' daughter, Dawnita Neaves, was also in the vehicle and suffered minor injuries. She was wearing a seat belt.

Police said in a news release that neither speed nor intoxication are believed to have played a role in the crash.

-Staff report

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