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Fatal Crash on KY 472 in Clay County

Date of News Release: 09/19/2006

(LONDON, KY) - On Monday, September 18, 2006, at 417 PM the Kentucky State Police responded to Traffic Crash with Injury on KY 472, Northwest of Manchester, in Clay County KY. Trooper Steve Smallwood determined that a 1991, Ford, passenger car, driven by Cloyd Burkhart, Jr., 36, Manchester, KY was eastbound on KY 472. Burkhart lost control of the vehicle striking a ditch before entering the path of a 1972, International Truck driven by David T. Fields, 40, East Bernstadt, KY. Fields was westbound on KY 472 when his vehicle was struck by the Burkhart vehicle. A passenger in the Burkhart vehicle received fatal injuries in the crash and was identified as Jason W. Campbell, 22, of Manchester, KY. Trooper Smallwood continues the investigation.

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