Former Bardstown resident killed in Ohio crash

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By Staff

A former Nelson County resident was killed late last week in a traffic collision in Ohio.

Cody Nelson, 25, was among three killed Friday in Madison Township, Ohio, when a car crashed into a semi head-on on U.S. Route 6.

Family said the group was headed to the Cedar Point amusement park in Sandusky, Ohio.

“He’ll always, always be in our hearts and we’ll always love him forever and ever,” Crystal Nelson, Cody’s mother, told Wave 3 News.

The driver of the truck, Christopher Marietta, 39, from Elizabethtown, was not injured.

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