Clark County

Clark man injured in fall from ladder

WINCHESTER — A Clark County man was injured Monday when he fell from a ladder and hit his head on a cinder block, according to the Winchester Fire Department/EMS.

Richard Combs, 49, was listed in critical condition Tuesday at University of Kentucky Hospital, a spokeswoman said.

Combs was working on a storage building on Red River Road in southern Clark County when he fell about 16 feet.

The accident was reported shortly after 6 p.m. Monday, said Janet Hackworth, administrative assistant for Winchester Fire/EMS.