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One dead in Breathitt Co. crash

Kentucky State Police say a Lost Creek man was killed Friday morning after a 2-car crash on Highway 15 in the Watts community of Breathitt County.

Golden Alert issued for elderly man in Breathitt County

According to the Breathitt County Emergency Management a Golden Alert has been issued for an elderly man.

KSP: Two more arrests in Lee County murder

State Police say two murder suspects were arrested Monday night in Breathitt County in connection to the shooting death of 27-year old Billy Roark in Lee County.

Police: 1 dead, 2 injured in Breathitt County shooting

Their conditions are unknown.

Jackson man’s body pulled from North Fork of Kentucky River

Authorities say the body of a Jackson man has been pulled from the North Fork of the Kentucky River.

UPDATE: Fire victim positively identified

The victim in a deadly Breathitt County house fire last week has been positively identified as 90-year old Troy Neace, according to State Police.

Death investigation following fire

A death investigation is underway in Breathitt County after a man was found dead after a house fire. State Police say the victim was 90-year old Troy Neace.

KSP: Argument leaves one man shot, one in jail

State Police say a fight between two men in Jackson on Tuesday landed one in jail and the other in the hospital with a gunshot wound.

Icy Roads Blamed In Breathitt School Bus Accident

Icy roads were being blamed for an accident in Breathitt County Wednesday morning that police said almost sent a school bus over an embankment.

UPDATE: Breathitt County Schools Scheduled To Reopen Thursday

Breathitt County Public Schools are scheduled to reopen Thursday, November 20, after being closed two days this week because the high school didn't have any heat.

Pedestrian Killed In Eastern Kentucky

A pedestrian was hit and killed by a car while crossing a road north of Hazard on Tuesday night, according to State Police.

UPDATE: Driver Accused Of Murder After Breathitt Co. Crash

A man was accused of murder after a crash in Breathitt County that left three people dead.

Three Dead In Breathitt County Crash

Three people are dead after a car accident in Breathitt County Wednesday night, the Breathitt County Coroner said.

Montgomery County Man Dies In Motorcycle Accident

Kentucky State Police said a man is dead after crashing his motorcycle in Breathitt County.

NTSB: Utility Wire Caused Helicopter Crash In Breathitt County

An unmarked utility wire caused a DEA helicopter to crash in Breathitt County last July, according to the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB).

Drug Sweep Targets 19 in Breathitt County

It was a long day for Jackson Police and Operation UNITE.

Police: Jail Escapee Forced Breathitt County School Lockdown

Police say an inmate escaped Wednesday in Breathitt County, forcing a lockdown at a nearby school.

Update: NTSB Investigating DEA Helicopter Crash

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) will begin investigating Tuesday to determine why a DEA helicopter crashed Monday morning in Breathitt County.

Deputies: State Police Helicopter Has Crashed

The Breathitt County Sheriff’s Office says a helicopter crashed Monday at Big Lovely Road and Highway 542.

Public Humilation The Punishment For Breathitt County Shoplifters

Shoplifters can choose jail, or wearing an "I shoplifted" sign.

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