The 5th Annual Kentucky State BBQ Festival was held in Constitution Square last weekend in Danville, Boyle County, Kentucky. The festival benefited the United Way of Kentucky and showcased famed BBQ pit masters from all across the United States.
This years festivities included an approx. 16lb brisket being thrown by one of the barbecuers. The brisket was intentionally thrown and struck and injured another. The brisket thrower has been charged criminally for his actions with second degree wanton endangerment, a class A misdemeanor. This story was picked up nationwide.