Three Forks Regional Jail

The Three Forks Regional Jail had an inmate fall ill on Friday, August 2, 2019.

The inmate was transported to the Kentucky River Medical Center, and was later transported to Hazard Regional Medical Center where he was diagnosed with Pneumococcal Pneumonia and Meningitis.

Three Forks Regional Jail is taking all necessary precautions such as quarantining the cell through cleaning and limiting inmate access. 

The jail staff is awaiting further instructions from Disease Control.

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