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A fatal collision occurred in Lewis County on Sunday, March 24, 2019. Kentucky State Police Post 8 in Morehead responded to the scene of the two vehicle crash on Kentucky Highway 8 near the 3300 block around 12:45am. Assisting at the scene were the Lewis County Sheriff’s Department. During the investigation, it was determined that Kathy Hardy, 65, of Vanceburg, was traveling eastbound on Highway 8 when her vehicle crossed the center line and collided head on with a vehicle driven by 37-year-old Arica Jarrells of Vanceburg. Both operators where pronounced deceased at the scene. The cause of the collision remains under investigation.