Ryan Phelps Death – A 17-year-old Winchester teen has died following a deadly farm accident that happened this past Saturday. The victim has been identified as Ryan Phelps of Winchester, Kentucky. According to reports, Ryan Phelps a GRC senior passed away from injuries sustained in a farm accident. No further information was mentioned. The details surrounding the accident were not stated.
Clark County Public Schools said the family of Ryan has permitted them to send this message.
“It is with a profoundly heavy heart that I write to share that our CCPS community suffered a deep loss this weekend. Ryan Phelps, 17, a GRC senior, passed away Saturday from injuries sustained in a farm accident. We have reached out to Ryan’s family to extend condolences and offer support. They have granted permission to send this message.
This unspeakable tragedy has significantly affected our entire school district community, particularly our high school student body. The coming days and weeks will be extremely hard for our students. Counselors and community grief response professionals will be available as long as necessary for anyone who may need or want help or any type of assistance surrounding this loss.
CCPS is dedicated to supporting the social and emotional well-being of our students. If you feel your children are struggling, please encourage them to discuss their thoughts and feelings, and to take advantage of the counseling services available. If you would like additional information or need assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us.
This will be a challenging time for our school community over the coming weeks and months, but please be assured that CCPS and GRC will provide whatever support is needed for as long as it is needed.
Again, the CCPS family extends our deepest condolences to the Phelps family, and to those who knew Ryan.”
An obituary is not available at this time for Ryan Phelps.
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