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  • Lawsuit Filed 2 Years After Boyle County School Bus Crash

    August 20, 2014 4:45 PM

    Two years after a school bus accident in Boyle County, a lawsuit has been filed against the bus driver, the board of education and its insurer. Charlotte Young says she was driving on US 127 back in October 2012 when a school bus pulled out in front of her causing... more »
  • Knox County Bus Monitor Who Fell Out Of Bus In Serious Condition

    August 18, 2014 12:35 PM

    A Knox County bus monitor is still in the hospital after she fell out of a moving bus last week. Officials say Sueanne Sizemore's condition has been upgraded from critical to serious. She is at the University of Kentucky Hospital with a brain injury. Sizemore was retrieving a... more »
  • Semi Crash Shuts Down Scott County Road Play Video

    August 16, 2014 12:41 PM

    A Scott County highway was shutdown for hours Friday night after a semi rolled over. It happened on Highway 460 near the Scott-Franklin county line around 6 p.m. Four people were taken to local hospitals. The sheriffs say the truck was carrying car parts for Toyota, and the cargo... more »
  • Woman Airlifted After 3-Vehicle Crash In Woodford County Play Video

    August 15, 2014 9:15 AM

    A woman was airlifted to the hospital after a 3-vehicle crash in Woodford County that shut down the eastbound lanes for hours Friday. The crash happened around mile marker 63 and police had to divert traffic onto US-60 at Exit 58 in Frankfort until about 1:30 p.m. when I-64... more »
  • Motorcyclist Injured In Newtown Pike Crash Play Video

    August 14, 2014 9:44 PM

    A woman was seriously injured in an accident Thursday evening. It happened around 8:00 p.m. A pick-up truck hauling hay, was heading inbound on Newtown Pike. The truck was followed by a man and woman on two motorcycles. Once the truck hit Equine Campus Rd., it slowed to... more »
  • Woman Seriously Injured In Anderson County Crash Play Video

    August 14, 2014 3:26 PM

    The Anderson County Coroner says a passenger who was injured in a crash Thursday has been taken to the Franklin Regional Hospital. The victim was a passenger in a car that was hit by another vehicle on US-62 near Alexandria Drive in Lawrenceburg. Officials say a blue car was... more »
  • School Bus Monitor Falls Out Of Moving Bus Play Video

    August 14, 2014 5:31 AM

    A Knox County bus monitor was badly injured after she fell out of a moving school bus Wednesday afternoon. Police say the driver got distracted when 63-year-old Sueanne Sizemore left her seat to pick up a clipboard that fell on the bus stairwell. The driver quickly corrected the bus... more »
  • Pedestrian Hit By Car Critically Injured Play Video

    August 14, 2014 4:40 AM

    A car hit a pedestrian along a busy Lexington road Wednesday night, critically injuring him and shutting the road down for hours. Police say the victim was crossing the inner loop of Man O' War Boulevard at Osbourn Way just before 10 p.m. when the car hit him, sending... more »
  • Truck Crashes Into Gas Station Store Front Play Video

    August 12, 2014 11:34 AM

    A truck crashed through the front of a Lexington gas station Tuesday morning. It happened at the Thorntons on South Broadway around 9:30 a.m. Employee say they're glad no customers were standing inside when the truck came crashing through their store front window. Police say the driver... more »
  • Construction Worker Falls Off Scaffolding Play Video

    August 11, 2014 12:35 PM

    A construction worker fell when some scaffolding collapsed in Lexington Monday morning. While the scene looks like it had the makings of being a very tragic workplace accident, Lexington firefighters say the 25-year old man working at a construction site was alert and conscious when paramedics got there to... more »
  • Tractor-Trailer Collides With Two Vehicles In Knox County

    August 6, 2014 11:24 AM

    A tractor-trailer collided with two vehicles in Knox Coutny Wednesday morning. Police say it happened around 8:50 a.m. in the area of P&E Farms on KY North 11. Police say a woman was driving toward 25 E in her Dodge Dakota and was being followed by another woman... more »
  • Toddler Critically Injured In Knox County Accident Dies

    August 5, 2014 3:59 PM

    A toddler who was critically injured in a car crash in Knox County Monday afternoon has died, officials said. Kentucky State Police originally reported the 22-month-old had died, but then later said she was alive at the University of Kentucky Hospital in critical condition. However, officials said the... more »
  • Vigil, Fund Set Up For Child Killed In Crash

    August 4, 2014 1:34 PM

    A vigil will be held Monday night for a 5-year-old boy killed in a deadly crash over the weekend. The Lewis County coroner says Quinton Brown was riding with his family Saturday when the driver lost control and hit a tree . A vigil for Quinton will be... more »
  • Log Truck Overturns, Damages Fire Dept. Building Play Video

    August 4, 2014 12:26 PM

    A log truck overturned in Lawrence County Monday morning crashing into a local fire department and damaging the building and a fire truck. It happened at the Lowmansville Fire Department on Highway 23 around 7 a.m. Firefighters have since been working to clean up the damage to their... more »
  • Leestown Crash Leaves Man In Critical Condition Play Video

    August 3, 2014 6:39 AM

    A man remains in critical conditioning after being hit by a car while on his moped late Saturday night. Police say the man was headed outbound on Leestown road when he was rear-ended by a Toyota Camry. After being hit, the man fell off his moped and hit his... more »
  • Three Hurt In Woodford County Crash

    July 31, 2014 1:17 PM

    Three people were injured in a two-vehicle crash that shut down a road in Versailles early Thursday afternoon. Officials say both directions of US 60 have been shut down at Paddock Drive. The accident happened shortly after 1 p.m. and the road was shut down until shortly after... more »
  • Gravel Truck Overturns In Anderson Co.

    July 25, 2014 7:27 PM

    A gravel truck overturned, causing a mess on the Bluegrass Parkway. The crash happened around two Friday afternoon at the 48 mile marker in Anderson County. Police say the driver was exiting the ramp when he lost control, causing the truck to land on its side. The driver... more »
  • Business Owner Offers Reward In Bull Accident That Injured Teen

    July 25, 2014 5:21 PM

    A business owner is stepping up to help a Harrison County teen hurt when she crashed into a wandering bull. Ashley Lane was driving along Highway 392 Monday morning when she hit the bull in the middle of the road and broke her back. Her father says the... more »
  • Toddler Crashes Jeep, Runs Home To Watch Cartoons

    July 25, 2014 11:04 AM

    MYRTLE CREEK, Ore. (AP) - Police say a toddler crashed a Jeep into an Oregon home, then ran back to his home to watch cartoons. Authorities say the 3-year-old boy wearing only a diaper climbed into the Jeep Tuesday evening and knocked it out of gear. Witnesses say it... more »
  • 7 Football Players Sent To Hospital After Bus Crash

    July 23, 2014 12:20 PM

    Seven football players were sent to the hospital Wednesday morning following a bus crash in Louisville. 18 people were onboard at the time. The bus was taking football players to practice at Westport Middle School. Officials say none of the injuries appears to be severe. It happened around 9:45... more »
  • Three Hurt In Dirt Bike, Pedestrian Accident; Charges Possible

    July 20, 2014 10:50 AM

    LEWIS COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) - Criminal charges could be filed against the teen-age operator of an off-road motorcycle that hit a pedestrian along Ky. 10 in Lewis County. The accident happened west of Garrison just after 10p.m. Thursday night and sent three people to the hospital. Sheriff Johnny... more »
  • 3 People Dead, Road Shut Down In Early Morning Accident

    July 19, 2014 6:18 AM

    We now know the names of the three young people who died in an early morning accident that shut down a stretch of Highway 68. KSP tells us that the three victims are Aaron Capps, 20, Kyla Haire, 20, and Whitney Morris, 21. Capps was operating his 2006... more »
  • Man Dies In Knott County Accident

    July 11, 2014 3:28 PM

    CODY, KY - A two-vehicle collision on Highway 15 in Knott County has left one man dead. Kentucky State Police say the accident happened at the intersection of Highway 160 around 2:44 p.m. Friday in the Cody community. KSP says a 2005 Ford SUV, driven by 76-year-old Johnny Childers... more »
  • Man Hurt After Vehicle Overturns In Morehead

    July 8, 2014 10:36 AM

    A man was sent to the hospital after his vehicle overturned in Morehead Tuesday morning. Kentucky State Police say the single-vehicle accident happened on US 60 East near mile marker 12 in Morehead around 6 a.m. Tuesday morning. KSP says Barry P. Hinton, 33, of Morehead was traveling... more »
  • Body Found Likely Victim Of Hit-And-Run Accident Play Video

    July 8, 2014 10:08 AM

    A body found alongside a Pulaski County road Tuesday morning is believed to have been the victim of a hit-and-run accident. The body was found by crews working along the road just off East Hwy 452. Officials say preliminary investigation suggests the accident happened Sunday night into Monday and... more »
  • Lifeguard Dies Rescuing Swimmer In Huge Waves

    July 7, 2014 3:54 PM

    NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) - A veteran lifeguard who died rescuing a struggling swimmer this weekend was overcome as big, rough waves rolled in along the Southern California coast, beachgoers said Monday. "The waves were huge," said Shirley Reinker. She said lifeguards were running up and down the... more »
  • Fireworks Shoot Into Playpen, Burn Ohio Infant

    July 7, 2014 10:48 AM

    YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) - A 4-month-old in a playpen on her Ohio porch was critically injured when a neighbor's fireworks landed on her. A witness told police a 10-year-old neighbor of the Youngstown baby kicked over a lit tubular firework, which shot into the playpen, burning the child. ... more »
  • Woman Hurt In Powell County After Car Flips Play Video

    July 4, 2014 5:00 PM

    A woman was taken to the hospital after her car flipped in Powell County Friday. The crash happened around 2:00 p.m on the Mountain Parkway near the Clay City exit. A woman was heading west when she lost control of her car, went off the road and rolled. Another... more »
  • Morehead Man Dies After Tractor Accident

    July 4, 2014 4:15 PM

    It was a deadly start to the holiday weekend in Rowan County. A man was killed while working on a tractor Friday afternoon. The Rowan County Coroner said 47 year-old Lonnie "Curtis" Davis died at farm on Bullfork Road in Morehead. Family said he was known by loved ones... more »
  • Motorcyclist Dead, Two Injured In Hardin County Accident

    July 4, 2014 11:58 AM

    One person died and two others were injured in an accident in Hardin County Thursday afternoon. Kentucky State Police in Elizabethtown say Richard C. Lawler, 37, of Eastview was traveling southbound on Ky. 447 on a 1983 Kawasaki motorcycle, when a vehicle coming the opposite direction crossed the centerline and... more »
  • Coroner IDs Cell Tower Worker Killed In Accident

    July 3, 2014 12:21 PM

    The Harrison County Coroner has identified the man who died following a terrible accident while he was working on a cellphone tower Wednesday afternoon. The coroner says that man is 28-year-old Joel Metz of Indianapolis. The Harrison County Sheriff said four men in their twenties from a company... more »
  • Cellphone Tower Worker Dies After Accident Play Video

    July 2, 2014 4:05 PM

    A cellphone tower worker has died after a terrible accident in Harrison County Wednesday afternoon. The Harrison County Sheriff says a man was working on Verizon cellphone tower with three other people when something suddenly went wrong. Investigators say two men were at the top of the tower and two... more »
  • Motorcycle Accident Causes Traffic Backup On I-75 In Grant County

    July 2, 2014 3:43 PM

    Traffic is backed up about five miles on Interstate 75 northbound near mile marker 144 in Grant County as Kentucky State Police work an injury accident involving a motorcycle. The extent of injuries are unknown at this time. The accident happened around 3 p.m. Wednesday. Two lanes remain... more »
  • Community Gathers In Support Of ATV Crash Victim Play Video

    July 1, 2014 3:59 PM

    People in Hardin County gathered at a church Monday in support of the family of a young man who was seriously hurt in an ATV crash just days after his sister was killed in a car crash. Kentucky State Police say David Brice Taylor was riding a 4-wheeler when... more »
  • Construction Worker Hurt After Falling 25 Feet Play Video

    June 30, 2014 1:04 PM

    A construction worker was rushed to the hospital after falling several feet from a building in Lexington Monday afternoon. Firefighters say the man, who works for All Systems Roofing, was on the roof of Saint Peter Claver Catholic Church at Jefferson and West Fourth Street downtown when he fell about... more »
  • Elizabethtown Man Injured In 4-Wheeler Accident

    June 30, 2014 11:20 AM

    A man was critically injured in a single-vehicle ATV accident that happened on Springfield Rd. just east of Elizabethtown in Hardin County Monday around 12:34 a.m. David B. Taylor, 20, of Elizabethtown was driving his 2009 Honda Rubicon eastbound when he struck a deer that crossed the roadway, lost... more »
  • Fundraiser For Victims Of Fatal Nicholasville Crash Play Video

    June 27, 2014 9:39 PM

    A horrific crash that left six people dead, including three children, has rattled Jessamine County. On Friday the final victim's daughter said that 49-year-old Angela Poe of Martinsville, Virginia was killed in the wreck. She said Poe was a wonderful woman, and that her family plans to pick up... more »
  • Coroner: Teen Found Unresposive At Transy Pool Drowned Play Video

    June 24, 2014 6:22 PM

    The Fayette County Coroner says a teenager who died at a pool at the Transylvania University campus Monday drowned. The 13-year-old's name will not be released by request of the family, the coroner said. Officials say the teen was taken to the University of Kentucky Hospital after being... more »
  • Coroner Says Teen Hurt At Transy Pool Has Died

    June 24, 2014 9:26 AM

    Fayette County Coroner's Office officials say a teen who hit his head while diving into a pool on the Transylvania University campus Monday night has died. The coroner said he was not going to release the identity of the victim until after an autopsy was complete, but said the... more »
  • Juvenile Taken To Hospital After Suffering Injury At Transy Pool Play Video

    June 23, 2014 9:58 PM

    An incident at a pool on the campus of Transylvania University has sent one person to the hospital. Investigators are trying to figure out exactly how the juvenile got hurt. It happened at the William T. Young Campus Center around 8:30 p.m. Monday. Firefighters said they think... more »
  • Teen Dies After Hardin County Crash

    June 23, 2014 4:36 PM

    A 17-year-old girl has died after a crash that injured three others in Hardin County Sunday night. Briana Taylor was one of four people airlifted from the scene at Deckard School Road and New Patriot Parkway. Police say two teens were in a convertible Mustang when it collided... more »
  • Transport Truck Loses 6 Vehicles On I-71 After Crash

    June 23, 2014 12:43 PM

    A semi hauling cars lost six of the vehicles on Interstate 71 Monday morning after being hit from behind. Six cars fell off the transport truck on I-71 in Louisville at the Gene Snyder around 10 a.m. Both drivers suffered some minor injuries, but are expected to be... more »
  • Friends Remember Deputy Killed In Motorcycle Crash Play Video

    June 20, 2014 5:14 PM

    A Northern Kentucky community is mourning the death of a deputy sheriff killed while riding his motorcycle on Thursday. A makeshift memorial has been set up along the AA Highway at the spot where Mason County deputy Darren Hull lost his life Thursday. Off duty at the time, the... more »
  • Two Injured In Lexington Crash Play Video

    June 20, 2014 12:51 PM

    Two people were injured in a crash in Lexington Friday shortly after noon. Officials say the driver of one of the vehicles involved was sent to the hospital in critical condition. It happened on Georgetown Road near Briarwood Drive, just past Nandino Blvd. Police are asking drivers to avoid... more »
  • Spokesman: Tracy Morgan Transferred To Rehab

    June 20, 2014 11:43 AM

    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Actor-comedian Tracy Morgan has been moved from a hospital to a rehabilitation facility as he recovers from a serious auto accident in New Jersey. Morgan's spokesman said Friday that the former star of "30 Rock" is showing signs of improvement but has a long road... more »
  • Man Sent To Hospital After Crash In Scott County Play Video

    June 19, 2014 5:37 PM

    A man was sent to the hospital Thursday afternoon after his truck hit a large tree in Scott County. The accident happened around 6 p.m. on Newtown Pike near the community of Oxford. The Scott County Sheriff's Office says the truck was traveling northbound when it went off... more »
  • Driver Hurt In RV Crash In Madison County Play Video

    June 19, 2014 11:03 AM

    A man was sent to the hospital after an RV crashed in Madison County Thursday morning. It happened on Battlefield Memorial Highway between Richmond and Berea just north of Crooksville Road around 10 a.m. Officials say the driver, 79-year-old James Mullins of Waynesville, Ohio, was the only person... more »
  • Car Flips Twice After Hitting Pole; Driver OK Play Video

    June 16, 2014 10:14 AM

    A car flipped twice after hitting an electricity pole in Lexington Monday morning. The driver said she took her eyes off the road for a couple of seconds and hit a pole and flipped twice on Military Pike near Keene Road. She was not hurt.
  • Three-Vehicle Accident Blocks Road In Downtown Lexington Play Video

    June 16, 2014 8:11 AM

    A three-vehicle crash at the intersection of North Broadway and Third Street blocked the road Monday morning. The accident happened around 7:45 a.m between Third and Fourth streets. At least two people suffered injuries. One man had to be removed from his van. Officials say he was conscious... more »
  • Witnesses Provide More Details On Fatal Motorcycle Crash Play Video

    June 16, 2014 4:45 AM

    Witnesses are helping police find out more about a motorcycle accident that claimed the life of one man in Whitley County Sunday night. Richard Barton said he heard a loud crash along Devils Creek Road , near Rosetown, around 8:30 p.m. He was one of the first people to... more »
  • One Flown To Hospital After Crash In Powell County

    June 13, 2014 9:02 AM

    One person was flown to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after a one-vehicle crash in Powell County Friday morning. It happened eastbound on Mt. Parkway in Stanton near the 21 mile marker. Fire officials on scene say the person reached down to mess with the radio, lost control... more »
  • Car Crashes Into CNN Center In Downtown Atlanta

    June 13, 2014 8:52 AM

    ATLANTA (AP) - A motorist is facing charges after police say he crashed a car into a lobby at CNN Center, the news network's headquarters in downtown Atlanta. Authorities say the Mercedes Benz shattered the glass entryway on the building's north side around 4:15 a.m. Friday. It came to... more »
  • Nicholasville Road Lanes Closed Due To Crash

    June 12, 2014 12:58 PM

    Two lanes of Nicholasville Road remain closed after an accident Thursday morning. A woman was taken to the hospital after the crash that happened around 9:30 a.m. at the intersection near Lowry Lane. Officials say a car t-boned another and they both slid into a truck. One of... more »
  • Two Not Seriously Hurt In Clark County Crash

    June 12, 2014 9:47 AM

    Two people were taken to the hospital with minor injuries after two vehicles collided in Clark County Thursday morning. Officials say the drivers, described as two young women, were out of their vehicles and walking around by the time first responders arrived and were sent to the University of... more »
  • One Dead, Three Sent To Hospital In Mt. Sterling Crash Play Video

    June 11, 2014 2:07 PM

    A Texas man is dead after what Montgomery County investigators are calling a freak accident. The man was with a pipeline service company whose truck lost control on a highway around noon Wednesday. When first responders arrived, they found a man kneeling over another one who was thrown... more »
  • Officials: Pole May Have Saved Man's Life Play Video

    June 10, 2014 8:06 AM

    Officials believe a utility pole a man crashed into overnight in Madison County may have actually saved his life. Deputies say the wires on the pole likely kept the 23-year-old from rolling off the highway. Officials say the man was behind the wheel of this truck when he lost... more »
  • Four Sent To Hospital In Berea Crash Play Video

    June 3, 2014 3:17 PM

    Four people have been taken to the hospital after a head-on collision in Madison County Tuesday afternoon. Two of the victims were flown to the University of Kentucky Hospital. Police say a truck traveling south crossed the centerline on U.S. 25 in Berea and hit the SUV head... more »
  • Family Member Says Casey County Teen Hurt In Motocross Accident Has Died

    June 3, 2014 8:39 AM

    According to a family member, a Casey County teen critically injured in a motocross accident has died. Austin Mincey, 14, was competing in Indiana Sunday when he crashed . According to his sister, he died around 2 a.m. Tuesday. Mincey's love for motocross led him to take his... more »
  • Car Runs Into Brick Pillar

    June 2, 2014 5:52 PM

    A woman was taken to the hospital after running into the pillar of a building in Lexington Monday morning. Firefighters were called to 1010 Monarch Street in Beaumont, which houses a medical facility, after the driver of a Jaguar mistook the gas pedal for the brake and drove into... more »
  • Newtown Pike Reopens After Dump Truck Rollover

    May 28, 2014 3:12 PM

    Lexington Police say Newtown Pike has reopened after a dump truck overturned Wednesday morning blocking the road for at least four hours. The driver of the dump truck was not seriously injured. The road was shut down just south of Iron Works until about 3:00 p.m. as crews cleaned... more »
  • Military Vehicles Crash On I-75 In Madison County

    May 28, 2014 10:24 AM

    Two military vehicles collided on Interstate 75 in Madison County Wednesday morning. One person was taken to the hospital. Their condition is unknown. The crash happened northbound near the Exit 95 ramp, which has been blocked for clean up. Repairs are being made to military vehicle, and the... more »
  • School Bus, Semi Involved In Crash In Anderson County

    May 27, 2014 11:52 AM

    A school bus and a flatbed semi collided Tuesday morning in Anderson County. The accident happened around 11:00 a.m. northbound on the bypass just south of Lawrenceburg. No one hurt. Emergency crews say two children were on the school bus that was headed to pick up kids from school.... more »
  • Woman Hurt In Head-On Collision With Dump Truck

    May 23, 2014 10:42 AM

    A woman was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries after colliding head-on with a dump truck. The accident happened Friday morning in Manchester just west of Forbes Road. Major Todd Samuelson with Lexington Fire said the woman was extracted from the pickup truck with non-life threatening injuries... more »
  • Semi Car Hauler Falls On Top Of Mechanic Play Video

    May 21, 2014 2:41 PM

    A man was sent to the hospital after a semi car hauler fell on top of him during maintenance in Clintonville Wednesday afternoon. The man was flown to the University of Kentucky Hospital with injuries that did not appear to be life-threatening, according to the Bourbon County Fire Department,... more »
  • One Dead, One Injured After Motorcycle Crash In Owsley County

    May 21, 2014 11:52 AM

    A man has died and a woman is hurt after a motorcycle accident in Owsley County Tuesday evening. Kentucky State Police say the motorcycle crashed with a vehicle Tuesday just after 6:00 p.m. in rural Owsley County, near the intersection of Venable School Road, approximately six miles west of... more »
  • Child Taken To Hospital After Accident In Scott County Play Video

    May 20, 2014 3:28 PM

    A 10-year-old child is in critical condition after being hit by a car in Scott County Tuesday afternoon. The Scott County Sheriff says the child was hit on Paris Pike around 3 p.m. She has been sent to the University of Kentucky Hospital with life-threatening injuries, where she remains... more »