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Road Crew Mower Strikes Mobile Meth Lab

HENDERSON, Ky. (LEX 18) – Road crews responded to the report of a backpack that began smoking after being struck by a Kentucky Transportation crew’s lawnmower.

Crews arrived to find the excavator with a mower attachment that had struck the small package. Inside, authorities found a one-pot mobile meth lab.

Fire trucks and police cars blocked US 60 as crews responded to the area.

No one was injured.

Melissa Ratliff

Melissa Ratliff

Melissa is the Executive Producer of Digital Content at LEX 18.
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