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    Man Air Lifted To UK After Two Vehicle Accident

    By Sue Caldwell, Reporter/Staff Writer
    In a report from the Jackson County Police Department, Lieutenant Keith Berry said he was the investigator officer in a two vehicle accident which occurred on Saturday, September 20th at approximately 9:39am on KY 3630 near Bond. According to Berry, the injured were treated at the scene by Jackson County EMS who also transported the injured to St. Josephs Hospital in London. Lopez was transported to a medical helicopter, which flew him to the University of Kentucky Hospital in Lexington. According to the report, Elijah J. Lopez 18, Oakwood Dr, London, was traveling West on KY 3630 while Russell Million 73, Asa Flat Road Annville, was traveling East on KY 3630 with his wife Brenda. Berry said Lopez's right side wheels of his White 2009 GMC Sierra ran off the right side of the roadway and then went sideways and struck Million's Silver 2003 Pontiac Sunfire in the left side.

    Jackson County Man Indicted for Murder Related to Wreck

    By Sue Caldwell, Reporter/Staff Writer
    On Friday, September 19th, the Laurel County Grand Jury returned an indictment against a Jackson County man, Justin Wibbles 21, Gray Hawk, charging him with murder, wanton endangerment 1st, and reckless driving. On Monday, September 22nd, Wibbles turned himself in to the Laurel County Sheriff’s Office and he was lodged in the Laurel County Correctional Center where he remains with bail set at $100,000.00 cash. According to a press release from the Laurel County Sheriff’s Office, Sheriff John Root said that Lieutenant Chuck Johnson, traffic crash reconstructionist for the Sheriff's office presented a traffic crash before the Laurel County Grand Jury on Monday, September 15, 2014. The crash occurred on June 16, 2014 on KY 30 4 miles East of London. In that crash, a Black colored Chevrolet Silverado driven by Wibbles was traveling Westboung on KY 30, when he struck a White colored Dodge van traveling Eastbound driven by Jerry Thompson of East Bernstadt. Thompson according to the report had to be extricated from the van he was driving and was pronounced dead at the scene.