LMPD: 2 dead, child in critical condition after ‘horrific accident’
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – A death investigation is underway after three people were found unresponsive in a vehicle that was parked and turned on in a garage in Valley Station on Wednesday, Nov. 28, the Louisville Metro Police Department said.
LMPD responded to the 9900 block of Plaudit Way around 9 a.m. and found a male and two children unconscious inside an enclosed garage.
The man and a 3-year-old were taken to Southwest Hospital where they were pronounced dead. The third victim, a 7-year-old girl, was taken to Norton Children’s Hospital and is in critical condition.
The man was the father of both children.
The LMPD is continuing to investigate this. They said, according to witnesses and evidence, it appears to be a “horrific accident.”