Transportation worker fatally injured in work zone in Taylor County

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Published: Aug. 27, 2019 at 10:26 AM CDT
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The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says a longtime employee has died after being hit in a work zone.

The agency said a sheriff's office investigation indicates 44-year-old Keith Jewell was killed Friday when he was hit by a contractor's truck on Kentucky 70 near the Mannsville community in Taylor County.

Transportation Secretary Greg Thomas said in a news release that Jewell had nearly 20 years of service. The release said Jewell worked his way up to highway superintendent and had recently worked as highway technician.

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