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DUI Suspected After 2 Injured When Car Crashes Into Transylvania University Building

Posted at 8:17 AM, Apr 14, 2019

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Two people suffered moderate injuries and one person is facing criminal charges after a car hit a building on Transylvania University campus early Sunday morning.

The crash occurred about 2:30 a.m., officials said.

Police said the car was traveling the wrong way down Mill Street, when it ran across Third Street, hit a light pole, and then smashed into the old Morrison Administration Building.

A man and woman in the car were taken to an area hospital for treatment.

Police said the driver is expected to face charges of driving under the influence.