The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms now is in charge of investigation an accident in Port Royal.
On Tuesday, Jan. 19, Kentucky State Police responded to an explosion on Maddox Ridge Road in the Port Royal Area. According to a KSP press release, troopers discovered a woman, Clarissa Tackett, 21, with minor injuries sustained from an explosive device. Her step-father, Phil Brierly, owns the home where the explosion took place. She was taken to an Urgent Care center by family members, and was treated and released.