New Details in Deadly Lexington Accident

Reported by: Christine Winter
Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 4/12/2012 7:20 pm
We're learning more about a deadly car crash in Lexington.

Police say 20-year-old Audrey Hounshell died Thursday morning.

Investigators say she lost control of her car around 3am as she tried to exit off the inner loop of New Circle road onto the Nicholasville road exit.

Police say she over corrected, her car flipped and she was thrown from the car, which landed on her and continued flipping.

Investigators say speeding and not wearing a seat belt were factors in the crash.

Crews had to shut down New Circle road for about 4 hours, so the scene could be cleared.
Share
Most Popular
Fayette County Principal: Reportedly Suspended For Drinking During School Trip
Henry Clay High School's Principal was recently suspended without pay because he reportedly drank a beer during a school trip. Video Video
Clark County Man Arrested for Child Pornography
Detectives with the Clark County Sheriff's Office arrested a man after finding child pornography on his laptop.
KSP Makes Large Drug Bust In Laurel County
The Kentucky State Police issued arrest warrants for eighteen people for illegal drug activity.
Woman Taken To Hospital After SUV Flips On New Circle Rd.
Lexington Police said a woman went to the hospital Wednesday afternoon after the SUV she was driving flipped on New Circle Road.
Campton Man Charged In Big Marijuana Bust In Powell County
The Powell County Sheriff said Beacher Campbell of Campton was charged with Trafficking in Marijuana. Investigators said they confiscated $15,000 in the bust.
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.

WTVQ.com supports children's privacy rights. All persons under the age of 13 MUST have parental permission to use this website and direct parental supervision is strongly recommended.