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Hancock Accidents

Semi sideswipes truck A pickup truck sustained damage in a sideswipe accident with a semi four miles west of Hawesville on state Route 334. The accident happened at approximately 10:15 p.m. on August 18. Hancock County Sheriff’s Deputy Jeff Hendrick filed the accident report. Eugene Banton of Virginia went to pull his 1996 Kenworth semi…

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Hancock Accidents

Accident east of Lewisport An accident east of Lewisport damaged two vehicles, but the drivers escaped injury. The accident happened on August 10 at roughly 6 p.m. Hancock County Sheriff’s Deputy Jeff Hendrick filed the accident report. Kimberly A. Fullenwider of Hawesville went to pull onto westbound U.S. 60 approximately one-mile east of Lewisport from…

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Grand Jury hands down indictments

Comes the grand jury, by the foreman, and reports to the court, they met in session on the 14th day of June 2021 to consider all pending matters at that time. After having heard testimony from various individuals, a total of 12 true bills and zero no true bills were returned. The remainder of cases…

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Car crosses center line on 69; slams into family’s SUV

  A passenger in an SUV suffered a possible head injury in an accident on state Route 69 last Friday, July 23. The accident happened about 1.5 miles south of Hawesville at approximately 9 a.m. Hancock County Sheriff’s Deputy Aaron Emmick filed the report. Roy Sanders of Reynolds Station told Emmick that as he drove…

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Truck takes out utility pole, saves lives

As Kevin Hazelwood drove north on state Route 1389 and approached the intersection with U.S. 60, he went to apply the brakes on his 1999 Ford F-250, and the pedal went down to the floorboard. Lacking brakes and needing to do something to keep from slamming into the back of vehicles stopped at the traffic…

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Car hits semi in Hancock

Car hits semi A Paoli, Ind. man suffered serious injury when his car crossed the centerline and struck a semi. The accident happened on June 18 at approximately 4:45 a.m. on U.S. 60, two miles east of Hawesville. Hancock County Sheriff’s Deputy BJ Burton filed the accident report. According to Burton’s report, Rodney L. Ledgerwood…

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Train hits truck

Train hits truck A Breckinridge County man suffered injury when a train hit his truck at the crossing at the boat ramp in Hawesville on April 30. The accident happened at approximately 12 p.m. Hawesville Police Chief Mark Powers filed the accident report. Morris D. Mathews, of Hardinsburg, told Powers when he started to exit…

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UTV DAMAGES CHURCH

UTV DAMAGES CHURCH No one suffered injury when a UTV struck First Baptist Church in Lewisport. The accident happened on April 1 at roughly 4:15 p.m. Hancock County Sheriff’s Deputy Jeff Hendrick filed the accident report. Anthony T. Logsdon, of Lewisport, turned left from Market Street into the gravel drive of First Baptist Church in…

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