UPDATE: Investigators Say Medical Issue Led To Deadly Crash

The Fayette County coroner said a fatal ‘cardiac event’ at the wheel caused a man to drive into a fire hydrant.

The coroner identified the victim as Shawn Parker, 41, Lexington.

Police said the crash happened Tuesday night on Shoreside Drive.

According to investigators, Parker later died at Saint Joseph Hospital.

Police said a fire hydrant was knocked over in the crash, flooding the street.

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