Statement regarding interruption of Kentucky Derby

Statement from WKTV NEWSChannel 2 General Manager, Steve McMurray regarding the interruption of the beginning of the Kentucky Derby.

Posted: May 4, 2019 10:23 PM

Statement from WKTV NEWSChannel 2 General Manager, Steve McMurray regarding the interruption of the beginning of the Kentucky Derby.

“During this evening’s live broadcast of The Kentucky Derby, we had a technical failure which caused a commercial break to run over the start of the race. The commercial break was supposed to run after the race, but a computer malfunctioned. We sincerely apologize for this error and are taking immediate action to avoid similar occurrences in the future.”

-Steve McMurray, General Manager

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