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Identity of person involved in fatal crash in Breathitt County confirmed

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Published: Oct. 8, 2020 at 3:16 PM EDT
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BREATHITT COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) -

Update 10/09 2:30 p.m.:

The identity of the person involved in the fatal car crash on KY 15 is now confirmed.

Breathitt County City Clerk confirmed with WYMT that Lexie Combs of Breathitt County was the person who died in the single-car crash.

Combs was in her early 20s.

Update 10/08 5:08 p.m.:

The Kentucky District 10 has confirmed that KY 15 is now back open after a deadly crash.

Original story 10/08 3:16 p.m.:

There was a fatal car crash in Breathitt County on KY 15 in front of the Kentucky River Community Care facility south of Quicksand.

Police say it was a single-car crash and one person is dead.

The road is expected to be closed for two to three hours.

Traffic can detour via KY 30, KY 397 and KY 1110 between Haddix and Jackson

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