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    No Injuries Reported In Fiery Collision

    By Sue Caldwell, Reporter
    In a Kentucky Uniform Police Traffic Collision Report, Jackson County Sheriff's Deputy James Weaver is the investigating officer in a two vehicle accident which occurred on Friday, June 19, at approximately 5:00 pm on Hwy 421 North approximately 14 miles north of McKee in the Big Hill area of the county. In Weaver's report, he said he arrived on the scene at approximately 5:45 pm and spoke with Steven Parke, 52, Lily Fairy Road, Irvine, KY, driving a red 2011 Chevrolet Silverado pick-up who stated he was traveling north on US Hwy 421, when a white 2005 GMC vehicle driven by Michael K. Barnes, 35, Main Street, Mount Vernon, KY, who was traveling south on US Hwy 421 came into his lane of travel and struck the front left side of Parke's vehicle causing severe damage to both vehicles.

    CVDHD Reports New Confirmed Case of Covid-19 In Jackson County

    By Sue Caldwell, Reporter
    In an update on Covid-19 cases, Public Health Director, Christie Green said on Tuesday, June 23, Cumberland Valley District Health Department reported one new confirmed case in Jackson County as well as one new probable case. Among the 29 currently active cases, one person is hospitalized at this time. However, two cases that were reported have recovered as of today. There are two new confirmed cases for Clay County. Among the 20 active cases there, three are hospitalized at this time and three cases have reportedly recovered today as well. There are no new cases to report for Rockcastle County today, Green said.