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Teenager Killed In Lee County Collision

Contributor: Ellen Bryan
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Updated: 2/16 12:28 am

The Beattyville Police Department said a teenager died after a collision in Lee County.

Officers said Jordan Flinchum, 15, was riding a motorcycle Friday night around 4 p.m.

According to police, when he crossed the intersection of KY 11 and Shoemaker Ridge Road north of Beattyville, he collided with Luke Phillips, 27.

They said Flinchum died at the Hazard ARH Regional Medical Center.

Police said the teenager wasn’t wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

Phillips and other passengers in his vehicle had minor injuries according to officers.

The Beattyville Police Department and Lee County Sheriff’s Office are continuing to investigate.

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