Police: Man Facing Charges After Driving Over Girlfriend’s Leg

Posted at 5:07 AM, Jun 19, 2018

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A man has been arrested after police say he ran over his girlfriend’s leg.

It happened just after 1:30 a.m. Tuesday morning on Clyde Street, off West Main Street.

Police say the man and woman were arguing when he sped off, running over her leg.

Officers caught up with him and took him into custody.

He’s facing a charge of second-degree assault.

The woman was taken to the hospital and is expected to recover.