Police Officers Treated For Smoke Inhalation Responding To Lexington Crash

Contributor: Christine Winter
Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 12/05/2012 7:26 pm
Lexington Police say a car burst into flames Wednesday afternoon after hitting a parked car on Montavesta Road.

According to Police other drivers tried to get the driver out but couldn't.

Police arrived and used fire extinguishers and a nearby garden hose before the fire department arrived.

The department says its closest station was closed because of the 'brownout' program.

Firefighters cut the driver out.

The Fire Department says seven people had smoke inhalation, including three police officers.

Police say the driver of the car had a medical problem which caused the crash.
Share
Most Popular
2014 36 Blitz: Rockcastle Co. Rockets
The boys in Mount Vernon will look to replace quarterback Corey McPhetridge this season. Video Video
Police: Kids Stole Popsicles, Shot At Ice Cream Truck Driver
Lexington Police said a group of juveniles stole from an ice cream truck and shot at the driver. And officers said the same kids later tried to break into a nearby home. Video Video
Woman Accused Of Stealing From Elderly Couple
Tiffany Whitaker is accused of stealing close to $1,000 for a couple she was working for as a caregiver.
Police Ask For Your Help In Georgetown Gas Station Robbery
Georgetown Police said they are searching for a suspect who robbed a Shell gas station around one Tuesday morning. Video Video
Police: Man fatally shoots wife, other man
Police say a northern Kentucky man has killed his estranged wife and another man before shooting and injuring himself.
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.