Man in hospital after involvement in two car accidents

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – A man is in the hospital after a hit and run and another accident overnight.

According to police, officers responded to the report of a hit and run on New Circle Road near Russell Cave Road around midnight.

Police say around 10 minutes after the hit and run report, another call came in about a car that overturned on Russell Cave Road near Faith Street.

When they arrived at the scene, officers say the found the man driving the car had been ejected. He was transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Police also say the man was the driver from the hit and run reported earlier in the night.

Roads in the area were closed as police investigated, but have since reopened.

The investigation is ongoing.

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