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2 Killed When Car Crashes Into Tree In Warren County

Posted at 10:13 AM, Apr 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-17 11:15:27-04

WARREN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Two people were killed Tuesday in a single-vehicle crash in Warren County, officials said on Wednesday morning.

Authorities said 20-year-old Aaron T. Wingfield, of Bowling Green, and 23-year-old Krista Vincent, of Smiths Grove, were killed in the crash.

The Warren County Sheriff’s Department said that, according to the results of a preliminary investigation, Wingfield was driving a 2001 Ford Taurus when he crashed just after 4:30 p.m. in the 1800 block of Hayes Lodge Road.

Officials said “Wingfield lost control of the vehicle when coming to the top of a hill” and collided with a tree.

Wingfield and Vincent were both pronounced dead at the scene.