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Several injured and at least one dies in crash

Several minor accidents were reported Monday afternoon due to slick roads.

The weather could also be to blame for a deadly accident in Perry County.

Shirley Watts of Breathitt County died after an accident Monday afternoon involving at least two vehicles on Highway 15 near Bonnyman.

Officials say two children in Watts' car were also seriously hurt and taken to the UK Medical Center.

Others were also injured.

The accident shut down Highway 15 for much of the afternoon and traffic was backed up to Hazard.


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