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On Sunday, September 9, 2018, the Kentucky State Police Post 8 in Morehead was contacted by Fleming County dispatch of a two vehicle injury accident. It was determined that Armando Fonseca, age 21, of Maysville, was operating a 1984 Chevrolet Caprice southbound on KY 11 at the Fleming County and Mason County line. Fonseca lost control of his vehicle, causing the vehicle to go into the northbound lane of KY 11 where it was struck by an oncoming vehicle operated by Velvet Reed of Hillsboro. Fonseca was pronounced deceased at the scene by Fleming County Coroner Winston Grannis. Reed and her passenger, Eugene Gallagher, were transported to the University of Kentucky Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.