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Second person dies after Denny's sign falls on car in Elizabethtown

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Posted at 8:26 PM, Jan 19, 2023
and last updated 2023-01-23 12:03:20-05

ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (LEX 18) — Two people have now died after a Denny's sign fell on a car in Elizabethtown.

Family confirmed to WAVE 3 News that Lloyd Curtis, the husband of Lillian Curtis, died in the hospital on Monday morning. Lillian also died last week from her injuries.

Elizabethtown Police say it happened at the Denny’s on North Mulberry Street around 1:30 p.m Thursday. The Denny's sign fell off of its post due to winds and onto an occupied car below, witnesses say.

Lillian and Lloyd were two of three people inside the vehicle, according to police.