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UPDATE: Name Released in Boyd County Fatal Crash; Girl Survives

By: Ryan Bloomfield Email
By: Ryan Bloomfield Email

(WSAZ Photo/Ryan Bloomfield)

(WSAZ Photo/Ryan Bloomfield)

UPDATED 4/24/13 @ 5:25 a.m.
CATLETTSBURG, Ky. (WSAZ) -- A 33-year-old man from Catlettsburg was killed in a single-vehicle crash in the 14000-block of Big Run Trace Rd. in Catlettsburg Tuesday night.

The Boyd County Sheriff's Office says John D. Jacobs died when the van he was driving left the road and rolled over an embankment. Investigators say Jacobs was ejected in the crash that happened just after 9:30 p.m. He died at the scene.

A 10-year-old girl who was a passenger in the van was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. Investigators say she was wearing a seatbelt.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.



ORIGINAL STORY
CATLETTSBURG, Ky. (WSAZ) -- At least one person has died Tuesday evening in a rollover crash on South Big Run Road in the Catlettsburg area, Kentucky State Police at the scene tell WSAZ.com.

The crash was reported about 9:30 p.m. Tuesday.

One vehicle was involved in the accident.

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