Serious crash shuts down Versailles Road for hours, leaves 1 with life-threatening injuries

Posted at 4:19 PM, Jun 14, 2024

Update: According to police, they were dispatched to the area of outbound Versailles and Westmoreland for an injury collision and when they arrived, they found two vehicles involved, a passenger vehicle and a truck.

Police say that the driver of the passenger vehicle had to be removed from the vehicle by the Lexington Fire Department and taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The driver of the truck was uninjured.

LPD says that outbound Versailles Road at Man O’War is closed, and all outbound traffic is being diverted onto Man O’War.

A reconstruction unit is on the scene, and an investigation is ongoing.

Original: Versailles Road in Lexington is currently shut down near Westmoreland Road due to a serious crash.

Google Maps shows outbound Versailles Road completely shut down with red traffic all around the area.

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We have a crew at the scene and we're working to learn more.

This is a developing story. Stay with LEX 18 as gather more information.