Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

Homepage

March 8, 2014

Initial release on fatal accident was in error

Drugs, alcohol not believed to have been factor in crash

ASHLAND — Kentucky State Police at Ashland on Friday initially reported that a three-vehicle accident on U.S. 60 in Boyd County that killed a 17-year-old East Carter High School student and injured five others the previous evening may have been drug- or alcohol-related. A report based on that information appeared on dailyindependent.com.

However, 3 1/2 hours after issuing the first release, the KSP retracted it and issued a new one stating it did not not appear drugs or alcohol were a factor in the crash.

The story was changed on the website to reflect the information in the second release.

 

 

1
Text Only
Local News
Local Sports
Obituaries
Lifestyles
Opinion
Columns
College Basketball
CNHI News Service Originals
Featured Ads
Seasonal Content
AP Video
Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming UN Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-fire Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating 13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Newspaper National Network
SEC Zone