Posted on Friday, October 4th, 2019 at 9:57 am
Breckinridge County Sheriff Todd Pate was indicted with additional charges following a crash that injured four people.
Pate is now charged with assault, operating under the influence (second offense), four counts of wanton endangerment, two counts of criminal mischief and leaving the scene of the accident. The assault and criminal mischief charges against him are new.
He crashed into two vehicles on March 8, in KY 259, while intoxicated. The collision injured four people.
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