SUV driver seriously injured after crash with Lexington fire truck

Posted at 6:00 PM, May 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-09 18:02:55-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — A driver of an SUV is in the hospital with life threatening injuries following a crash with a Lexington fire truck on Saturday.

The SUV was traveling outbound on Harrodsburg Road, and collided with a fire engine that was turning left onto Beaumont Centre Pkwy.

Police are asking drivers to avoid the area.

Outbound Harrodsburg Road is closed at New Circle Road while Inbound Harrodsburg Road is closed at Arrowhead Drive.

Police say the road will likely be closed until 9:00 p.m. while the scene is being investigated.