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Jackson man dies in boating accident

May 10, 2013 -- 10:09am


A Jackson man is dead following a boating accident on Kentucky Lake Thursday afternoon.  Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Sargeant Garry Clark says the accident occurred under the Eggner's Ferry Bridge when 51-year-old Timothy Clippard of Jackson and the boat’s driver were heading north on the lake.  The boat hit something under the water and the motor flipped up into the boat from the impact and hit Clippard in the head.  He died at the scene.  The driver was not injured in the accident.

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