3-year-old girl killed in Warren County crash, father charged with murder


SMITH’S GROVE, Ky. (WTVQ) — According to the Warren County Sheriff, a three-year-old girl was killed in a DUI crash Thursday night in Smith’s Grove. Her father has been charged with murder.

According to a release from the sheriff’s office, 39-year-old Dyllan Martter was driving drunk on Three Forks Road with his four underage children in the vehicle.

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When deputies arrived, they say his SUV was flipped on the road.

They say his three-year-old daughter was pronounced dead at the hospital.

The three other children (ages 1, 11, and 11) were taken to the hospital as well, but their conditions are unknown at this time.

Martter was taken to the Warren County Regional Jail and charged with Murder, DUI, and three counts of wanton endangerment.