Crash sends two to hospital in critical condition


SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- Scott County sheriff’s deputies say a reckless driving complaint sent two people to the hospital in critical condition Monday evening.

Investigators say the two cars involved were driving in opposite directions on Leestown Road around 5 p.m. when one car crossed the center line and hit the other car head on.

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Deputies say both drivers were taken to UK Hospital in critical condition.

As a result of the crash, Leestown Road was shut down between Browns Mill Road and Paynes Depot Road for about three hours.

Names of the drivers have not been released.

Deputies are still working to figure out what caused the crash.