LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Two brothers are dead after a fatal collision.
The Lexington Police Department says the crash happened at the 1800 block of Harrodsburg Road around 4 a.m.
Officers weren’t dispatched until almost 9 a.m.
Police say 17 year old and 15 year old brothers died and crews found an 18 year old driver trapped in the car with severe leg injuries.
He was taken to the hospital.
According to police, the car hit a tree and came to a stop in front of FCPS Southside Technical Center.
The wreck wasn’t reported until someone saw the car several hours after the crash.
Police believe speed was a factor but they continue to investigate.