April 10, 2014 11:20 AM
A Pike County woman died Wednesday night after being hit by a car while walking down the street.
Kentucky State Police say the accident happened around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Elkhorn City community of Pike County. Police say 46-year-old Johnny Stewart was driving on Kentucky 80 when he... more »
April 4, 2014 4:20 PM
A person injured in a two-vehicle collision in Pike County Thursday has died of her injuries, officials said Friday.
Kyla Fouts was airlifted to Johnson City Medical Center for her injuries Thursday after the car she was in was struck by another vehicle on U.S. 460 in the Shelbiana... more »
April 3, 2014 5:52 PM
A former Scott County teacher and coach has died following a farm accident. The coroner tells LEX 18 Charles "Hoot" Gibson was killed around 7:00 Wednesday night when a tractor flipped onto him.
Gibson was a longtime football, baseball and basketball coach at Scott County High School. He was... more »
April 1, 2014 4:00 PM
One person is dead and several others injured after a three vehicle crash in Marshall County.
It happened just before 9 a.m. Sunday at the intersection of Highway 641 and 58 in Benton.
Police say Willard Darnell turned into the path of a tractor trailer. The truck's driver... more »
March 25, 2014 4:57 PM
One person died in a crash Tuesday morning in Oldham County.
The crash happened on I-71 south near mile marker 12. Officials say three vehicles were involved, and one person has died.
The road was shut down for several hours while crews cleaned up the crash.
March 24, 2014 11:36 AM
Officials believe a fatal train accident in Pulaski County Monday morning may have been intentionally caused by the victim.
19-year-old Korey R. Nicholls was killed after being struck by a train near the Etna Road and Hwy 452 intersection, north of Science Hill. Officials don't know why Nicholls stood... more »
March 24, 2014 7:13 AM
The coroner has identified the man killed in an accident involving a train in Pulaski County early Monday morning.
Officials say Kory Nicholls, 19, was killed by a train at Etna Road, crossing just north of Science Hill. The county coroner was called out to the scene shortly after... more »
March 19, 2014 3:49 PM
The Jessamine County Coroner has identified the victim of a Wednesday morning's fatal accident in Jessamine County.
The coroner says it was 63-year-old Michael Conley of Nicholasville who died around 9 a.m. Wednesday on Catnip Hill Road in Nicholasville after a rock flew through his windshield, killing him.
... more »
March 19, 2014 9:51 AM
One person has died after an accident in Nicholasville Wednesday morning.
Police say a man in a pickup was killed when a piece of road debris came through his windshield. It happened on Catnip Hill Road shortly before 9 a.m.
Sgt. Scott Harvey describes it as a rock... more »
March 18, 2014 4:55 PM
SEATTLE (AP) - A news helicopter crashed into the street and exploded into flames Tuesday near Seattle's Space Needle, killing two people on board, badly injuring a man in a car and sending plumes of black smoke over the city during the morning commute.
The chopper was taking off... more »
March 17, 2014 11:02 PM
A Northern Kentucky family is in mourning after a crash on an icy road took the life of a Morehead State University student.
Joey Lorenz, 23, was killed on I-75 in Grant County Sunday night when his car slid on the ice and hit a semi that was slowing... more »
March 17, 2014 9:51 PM
A northern Kentucky family is in mourning after a crash on an icy road took the life of a Morehead State University student.
23-year-old Joey Lorenz was killed on I-75 in Grant County when his car slid on the ice and hit a semi during Sunday night's winter weather,... more »
March 17, 2014 5:38 PM
Just four days away from her 22nd birthday, a northeastern Kentucky woman's family is mourning her tragic death on snow-covered roads.
21-year-old Ruby Brown is one of three people who died in a crash on US 23 Sunday night near the Industrial Parkway in Greenup County.
Brown's 43-year-old... more »
March 17, 2014 1:50 PM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Austin police say a third person has died after being struck by a suspected drunken driver last week during the South By Southwest festival.
Spokeswoman Veneza Bremner says Sandy Le has died of injuries suffered early Thursday. She did not say when the 26-year-old Le... more »
March 14, 2014 8:16 AM
An elderly man died Friday morning after his car crashed into the back of a school bus in Bullitt County.
The Bullitt County Coroner identified the victim as 86-year-old Thomas Crowder.
WAVE 3 reports the car rear-ended the bus and was wedged underneath it at the intersection of... more »
March 13, 2014 12:23 PM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Two people remain in critical condition after a suspected drunken driver crashed through barricades at the South By Southwest music festival in Austin, killing two people and injuring 23.
The emergency department director at the University Medical Center-Brackenridge said Thursday those two people have serious,... more »
March 12, 2014 4:51 PM
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - Authorities say two people died and a trooper was seriously injured in snowy crashes involving at least 50 vehicles on the Ohio Turnpike. Pileups stretched across a 2-mile section in the eastbound lanes of the toll road Wednesday afternoon between Toledo and Cleveland. The State Highway... more »
March 12, 2014 11:58 AM
A man was killed in a freak accident involving a gravel truck Wednesday morning in Madison County.
Officials say 63-year-old Michael Williams was run over and killed by a truck that was dropping off gravel at one of his properties off Highway 1016 in Berea. Officials say it appears... more »
March 12, 2014 11:22 AM
The woman killed in an accident in Pulaski County early Wednesday morning has been identified.
The county coroner said 30-year-old Megan E. Williams of Somerset died of blunt force trauma to the head when her car crashed into the trailer of a semi on KY-39. The accident happened at... more »
March 11, 2014 6:05 PM
A fatal motorcycle crash went unnoticed for hours Tuesday morning until a man woke up to find two bodies.
The fatal crash happened some time overnight or early Tuesday morning just north of the Blankenbaker Parkway in Louisville.
According to investigators, a woman riding on the back of... more »
March 11, 2014 11:10 AM
BUTTE, Mont. (AP) - A man who was back-country skiing in southwestern Montana has died in an avalanche.
Granite County Sheriff Scott Dunkerson says a group of people were skiing northeast of Philipsburg in the Altoona Lakes area Monday when the slide occurred. Dispatchers received the call at about... more »
March 6, 2014 12:11 PM
The man accused of running over and killing a Lexington man has been indicted on murder charges.
The Richmond Register reports 21-year-old Jeremy Rice has been indicted on a murder charge in the death of Joshua Childers.
Police say in December of 2013, Childers broke up a fight... more »
March 4, 2014 12:22 PM
The Jefferson County Coroner's Office has identified the two victims in a fatal crash in Louisville Monday night.
The coroner says 24-year-old Kerry Benson, a former Wildcat and walk-on for Billy Gillespie, died of multiple blunt force injuries. He was pronounced dead at 10:31 p.m. Officials said Benson was... more »
February 21, 2014 3:29 PM
Louisville police say a man died after falling down an elevator shaft at a cement plant.
It happened Friday morning at Cemex on Dixie Highway.
Police said a temporary worker with a cleaning service fell from the top of the shaft onto the roof of the elevator on... more »
February 11, 2014 12:34 PM
A man charged with manslaughter in a deadly Scott County crash has been indicted.
30-year-old Anthony Ryman is charged in the crash that killed 69-year-old Brian Armstrong in July of 2013.
Police said Ryman was speeding on U.S. 25 when he failed to turn and hit a culvert,... more »
February 11, 2014 10:58 AM
Additional charges have been filed against a driver charged in connection to an accident in Madison County over the weekend that claimed the lives of two people.
56-year-old Bryan M. Mangan of South Bend, Ind., is now being charged with nine counts of wanton endangerment first degree and one... more »
February 10, 2014 4:45 PM
Two people have died, a third person was hurt and another person is charged with aggravated drunken driving after a five-vehicle wreck on Interstate 75 in Madison County Sunday.
Kentucky State Police said 22-year-old Meredith L. Buscher of Richmond and 30-year-old Jeffrey Campbell of Louisville died after being hit... more »
February 6, 2014 4:28 PM
Kentucky State Police in Hazard said the body of a father and a son were found in the Jeremiah community of Letcher County after a fatal ATV accident.
KSP said the ATV was found over an embankment in the area of Arthurs Loop, off of Blair Branch, in Jeremiah.... more »
February 4, 2014 10:52 AM
A Booneville woman has died form injuries sustained in a single-vehicle accident in Perry County.
Kentucky State Police said Norma Gay, 65, was traveling north on KY 2022 in the Buckhorn community around 7:00 p.m. Sunday when her pickup truck slid off the road and flipped over. KSP said... more »
February 4, 2014 9:27 AM
A woman died in a one-vehicle accident in Knott County early Tuesday morning.
Kentucky State Police in Hazard said the accident happened around 12:24 a.m. Tuesday morning on KY Highway 550 in the Mouse community of Knott County.
KSP said a white Chrysler passenger car was traveling east... more »
January 22, 2014 5:11 AM
A woman died in a single-vehicle crash in Woodford County Tuesday night.
Police say Deborah McIntosh, 51, was driving along Dry Ridge Road when she lost control on a curve around 9:40 p.m. The car ran off the road and hit a tree.
McIntosh was pronounced dead at... more »
January 20, 2014 11:13 AM
A highway worker has died after being hit by a car in Woodford County Monday morning.
It happened at Moores Mill and Leestown Road in Midway around 9 a.m. Monday morning.
Police say Kendale Ashby, 36, had just gotten out of the truck to place cones on the... more »
January 15, 2014 3:37 PM
The Fayette County Coroner's Office has identified the victim of a fatal accident on Georgetown Road in Lexington that led to a five-hour standoff.
The coroner said Luis Gonzales, 62, of Georgetown, died in the collision on US 25 Georgetown Road in Lexington at 10:15 p.m. Tuesday night.
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January 15, 2014 10:26 AM
A man died Tuesday night after his car collided with a boulder on US 460.
Police say 55-year-old Lawrence Fleenor of Prestonsburg, Ky., was traveling West on US 460 around 3:45 p.m. when his 2010 Jeep Wrangler struck a large boulder in the roadway, that was there as a... more »
January 10, 2014 11:43 AM
Two people died Thursday in a two-vehicle collision on Ky 1499 in the Mouthcard community of Pike County.
Kentucky State Police said a commercial vehicle was traveling North on Ky 1499 around 3:50 p.m. when her vehicle crossed the centerline, striking an unloaded tractor trailer coal truck owned by... more »
January 7, 2014 5:18 PM
A man has died after a freak accident inside a car dealership in Louisville on Monday afternoon.
The deputy coroner says 50-year-old Norman Kiper, of Frankfort, was sitting at his desk when another employee got into a Lincoln SUV equipped for a disabled driver to put it on a... more »
January 7, 2014 4:40 PM
A man who pleaded guilty to his part in a crash that killed a person and injured three others has been sentenced.
22-year-old Hunter Legrand was sentenced to ten years behind bars in Gallatin County charged with manslaughter, assault, criminal mischief, and leaving the scene of the crash.
... more »
January 3, 2014 11:14 AM
A woman died in a Powell County crash on Kentucky 11 and Compton Road.
Officials say Amy Campbell, of Slade, was killed when her car slid across the road and into a field.
They say she wasn't wearing a seatbelt.
Her husband, Cody Campbell, was taken to... more »
January 2, 2014 10:42 AM
A woman has died after being hit by a vehicle on South Highway 11 in Knox County Thursday morning.
The Knox County coroner said 62-year-old Ruby Miles, of Barbourville, was hit by a car that slid in the ice while she was walking up the hill after her car... more »
December 31, 2013 1:09 PM
Two North Carolina children were killed, and a Kentucky man was hurt in a five vehicle crash Sunday night on Interstate 65, just south of Atmore in Alabama.
State troopers say a tractor trailer hit a car, killing the two children. Two others inside the car were also hurt.... more »
December 31, 2013 10:20 AM
One person was killed in a three-vehicle collision in Hopkinsville Monday night.
Police say a car was traveling the wrong way on Eagle Way Bypass around 9:20 p.m. when it hit with two oncoming vehicles.
The passenger in the car traveling the wrong direction was pronounced dead... more »
December 27, 2013 11:34 AM
Kentucky State Police say a Manchester man has died after being thrown off an ATV Wednesday.
Police say Glenn D. Hoskins, 44, was driving the ATV eastbound on KY 472 around 10:37 a.m. on Christmas day, when it went out of control and overturned throwing Hoskins off the vehicle.... more »
December 18, 2013 1:16 PM
A grand jury has indicted a Danville man accused of a deadly crash that killed another man in Jessamine County over the summer.
Police say according to witnesses, Rex Frederik ran a red light at the intersection of Etter and U.S. 27 in June, and t-boned a truck, killing... more »
December 18, 2013 12:01 PM
Police say a woman has died after a collision in Perry County Tuesday night.
Deborah Ann Cress, 31, was the a passenger of a car that overturned on KY 80 around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Police say 1997 Plymouth Breeze was traveling at an apparent high speed in the... more »
December 13, 2013 9:30 PM
A northern Kentucky ferry where an employee died earlier this week was closed for most of the day Friday in the man's honor.
82-year-old Virgil Souder fell overboard from the Anderson Ferry in Boone County into the Ohio river Tuesday afternoon. Officials say Souder was not wearing a life... more »
November 30, 2013 8:55 AM
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - A plane crash near the remote western Alaska village of Saint Marys killed four of the 10 people aboard, including an infant boy, an Alaska State Troopers spokeswoman said Saturday. The pilot and three passengers died in the Friday night crash, spokeswoman Megan Peters said. Peters... more »
November 23, 2013 11:10 AM
A man is dead after an accident in Casey County Friday.
Kentucky State Police say they continue to investigate an accident that occurred just after 6:00 p.m. Friday.
Charles D. Kirtley, 41 years old, was driving north on KY 49, say Kentucky State Police, when he lost control... more »
November 20, 2013 4:50 PM
A man was killed and a Kentucky State Trooper was injured in an accident in Whitley County Wednesday afternoon. Police say 41-year-old James King of Williamsburg was pronounced dead at the scene.
Officials say the trooper was responding to another accident around 3 p.m. when he became involved in... more »
November 13, 2013 9:49 PM
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Four Marines were killed Wednesday during an operation to clear a range of unexploded ordnance at Camp Pendleton in Southern California, a Marine official said.
The accident happened at 11 a.m. during a range maintenance operation at the San Diego County coastal base.
The... more »
November 1, 2013 7:24 PM
Police say powerful storms were probably a factor in a Woodford County crash that killed two teens and sent another to the hospital early Friday morning.
Two vehicles collided at the intersection of Kentucky 341 and US 421 near Midway.
Versailles Police say, at the time of the... more »
October 9, 2013 1:20 PM
Family members found a Wolfe County man dead hours after an ATV crash.
State Police say 61-year-old Roger Spencer was on his property around midnight, when he drove his ATV over an embankment in his front yard.
He lost control, causing the ATV to roll over, trapping him.... more »
October 7, 2013 1:20 PM
Officials say rain could be to blame in a deadly crash that killed a well known horse trainer from Tennessee.
The crash happened around 8:30 a.m. Monday on Interstate-71 in Gallatin County.
Deputies say 51-year-old Jeffrey Givens was hauling a horse trailer, when it dipped off the side... more »
October 7, 2013 11:59 AM
A man charged with murder after leading police on a high speed chase that ended with a deadly crash will be in court later this week.
State Police say Joshua Fitzpatrick was driving recklessly Friday night around 6:30 p.m. on U.S 23 in Lawrence County.
When they tried... more »
October 7, 2013 9:48 AM
Storms that rolled through Kentucky Sunday brought with them tragedy as a vehicle struck and killed an elderly pedestrian in Bath County.
Police say Ray Ellis, 74, was trying to cross Slate Avenue in Owingsville when a vehicle driven by a 17-year-old hit him. The impact threw Ellis into... more »
October 4, 2013 4:27 PM
Officials say one person was killed and another hurt in a collision in Laurel County Friday.
Laurel County Coroner Doug Bowling says 67-year-old Bonnie Hancock was pronounced dead at the hospital Friday afternoon.
The fatal head-on collision happened on West Laurel Road, also known as Highway 192 &... more »
October 3, 2013 12:17 PM
A grand jury has indicted the man in the August Marion County crash that killed a man and hurt his teenage son. Police say 28-year-old Joseph Spalding was driving drunk on Kentucky 208, when he crossed the center line and plowed into the ATV , killing William Cecil and injuring... more »
September 27, 2013 8:23 PM
A person died after a tractor-trailer went off the road in Louisville.
The deadly crash happened around 8:30 a.m. Friday on the Gene Snyder Freeway and Interstate 265.
Officials say the tractor-trailer went off the road and landed on Old Heady Road.
No one else was hurt.... more »
September 26, 2013 9:58 PM
A construction worker is dead after falling on the job in Campbell County, Wednesday.
Police say 53-year-old Robert Allgood was working on roof beams, installing insulation for a fitness center, when he lost his balance and fell nearly 25 feet.
Allgood is from Ohio and worked for metal... more »
September 17, 2013 8:19 PM
Police are investigating a deadly scooter accident in Louisville.
The accident happened around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday afternoon. Police say the scooter rider lost control and was thrown after it was hit by another vehicle.
The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.
September 16, 2013 4:49 PM
Police say one person was killed and four others hurt in an explosion in Western Kentucky over the weekend.
Investigators say a recently installed gas heater may be to blame for the deadly explosion that happened Saturday night at a home in the Coldwater community of Calloway County.
... more »
September 16, 2013 12:26 PM
One person was killed in a two-vehicle crash that happened on Ky 192 West Laurel Road, 2 miles west of London, at around 11 A.M. Monday
Apparently, a westbound Pontiac Grand Am driven by Dwight Allen, 63, of London, lost control on a rain slick roadway, slid around and... more »
September 11, 2013 3:45 PM
Police say one person was killed in a crash in Johnson County Wednesday afternoon.
Police say it seems the driver of a car pulled out in front of a tractor trailer and was severely hit.
One person is confirmed dead. Police say they are not sure if more... more »
September 2, 2013 12:20 PM
One of the owners of a popular dessert shop in northern Kentucky reportedly fell to his death Sunday while on vacation.
The Kentucky Post reported 37-year-old Kenneth Kocan was at a hotel in Sorrento, Italy with friends. He fell 13-feet after sitting on the railing of a staircase, perhaps... more »
August 27, 2013 9:04 PM
A woman was killed in Louisville Tuesday afternoon after a multi-vehicle crash on a busy road.
The wreck happened shortly after noon on Lagrange Road near the Gene Snyder freeway. Witnesses told police the dump truck tried to beat a red light at the intersection and crashed into a... more »
July 21, 2013 9:49 AM
CAIRO (AP) - A bus carrying Egyptian soldiers crashed into a truck on a highway near the Mediterranean coast early Sunday, killing 16, a security official said.
The accident took place on the highway between Cairo and the port city of Alexandria as the soldiers were heading home from... more »
July 4, 2013 6:18 PM
EDMOND, Okla. (AP) - An 8-year-old boy riding in a Fourth of July parade in central Oklahoma died Thursday after his father accidentally ran him over, authorities said. The boy was riding on a martial arts group's float at LibertyFest in Edmond before he got down or fell from the... more »
July 3, 2013 6:29 PM
Somerset Police are looking into the possibility that slick roads caused a crash that killed a Pulaski County mother and sent four others, including two children, to the hospital.
The crash happened Tuesday around 8 p.m. on Kentucky 39, two miles north of downtown Somerset.
When Jaylee Phillippi... more »
May 20, 2013 3:07 PM
Funeral arrangements are in place following the death of a Morehead State University student killed in a car crash Saturday morning.
Officials say Molly McBride, 21, was killed instantly in the wreck, which happened on the Bluegrass Parkway near Bardstown.
Visitation for McBride will be held Wednesday evening... more »
May 18, 2013 6:00 PM
A Morehead State student was killed in an early morning car crash in Nelson County.
Authorities in Nelson County say the crash happened just before 6:00 on the Bluegrass Parkway near Bardstown.
21-year-old Molly McBride was killed instantly.
McBride's father is the school's dean of the College... more »
February 4, 2013 6:54 PM
Family members of a Morehead State University student killled Monday morning in a three-vehicle collision in Clark County say the woman was on her way to class at the time of the wreck.
The crash happened around 8 a.m. on Boonesboro Road near Tangleridge Lane in Winchester. 25-year-old Britta... more »
September 15, 2011 9:21 AM
A man died early Thursday morning after suffering injuries in an accident in Danville Wednesday afternoon.
The Fayette County Coroner says Carlos Adams, 74, of Brodhead, died just after 4 a.m. According to the coroner's report, Adams pulled in front of a semi along the US-150 Bypass at Daniel... more »
September 9, 2011 6:06 AM
All lanes of northbound I-75 in Madison County are back open.
Police shut down the interstate for more than four hours after a fatal head-on accident early Friday morning.
The crash happened around 1:30 a.m. at exit 87. Police say an SUV drove the wrong way down the... more »
September 9, 2011 5:17 AM
All lanes of northbound I-75 remain shut down in Madison County after a double-fatality accident.
The crash happened around 1:30 a.m. Friday at exit 87. Police say an SUV drove the wrong way down the northbound exit ramp from I-75 and slammed head on into a semi. Two people... more »
September 1, 2011 9:19 AM
MORNING VIEW (AP) - A tree trimmer has fallen to his death from an elevated bucket in northern Kentucky. Kenton County Police said 62-year-old Lester Grubbs of Independence was working about 50 feet in the air on Wednesday afternoon when he fell from the bucket of a tree-trimming truck. Grubbs... more »
August 29, 2011 9:10 AM
Police continue to investigate a double fatality accident in Marion County.
The accident happened around noon Sunday. Marion County Sheriff's deputies say the driver of a car lost control along Short Line Pike and crashed into a tree. James Mattingly Jr., 66, and his son, James Mattingly III, 36,... more »
August 25, 2011 6:03 AM
A man died and four people were hospitalized after a head-on crash in Washington County Wednesday afternoon.
Police say Bobby C. Perry, 71, of Springfield, was driving northbound along KY-55 around 4:30 p.m. when he crossed the center line and slammed into a southbound Honda driven by Setsuko Obata,... more »