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Pregnant Woman Killed In Winchester Road Crash

Posted at 4:04 PM, Oct 11, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-11 17:18:04-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A pregnant woman has died after a serious crash in Lexington.

The crash occurred on Winchester Road near Patchen Wilkes Drive. Officials say two cars hit head-on. A female passenger in one of the vehicles died from her injuries, per Lexington Police. The coroner’s office has identified the victim as Kayla McCoy, 29.

McCoy’s sister tells LEX 18 she was the mother of two children and was expecting her third.

Two people have life-threatening injuries and were taken to UK Hospital. Another person has minor injuries and was taken to St. Joseph.