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Fatality on the Mountain Parkway in Magoffin County

Date of News Release: 06/19/2014

(Magoffin County) - On Thursday June 19, 2014 Post 9, Pikeville received a call of a single vehicle accident on the Mountain Parkway in Magoffin County. Kentucky State Police Trooper Dustin Thompson responded to the scene. Information obtained at the scene indicates that 24 year old Jason Blair of Nippa, Kentucky was traveling East on the Mountain Parkway when his vehicle dropped off the roadway and overturned. Blair was pronounced deceased at the scene by Magoffin County Coroner Mark Jenkins. The accident remains under investigation by KSP Trooper Dustin Thompson.