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4/3/08- Jacksonville

Man Killed At Weekend Event Expected To Draw Thousands

The Cherokee County Sheriff confirms with KLTV 7 a man was killed Thursday evening at Mud Creek Park, off Highway 79, about 4 miles outside of Jacksonville. 

The sheriff says the man, who is from Mississippi, flipped his ATV at the Mud Nationals competition that's going on this weekend.

Authorities are still trying to contact the man's family, so right now, his name has not been released.

Posted By 10pm News Producer Kelly Hefelfinger khefelfinger@kltv.com

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