Owner Of Lexington Horse Farm Dies After Carriage Accident

An owner of a well known Lexington horse farm has died at the UK Hospital after a carriage accident.

It happened Friday afternoon at Elmendorf Farm on Paris Pike.
Police say the farm owner Dinwiddie Lampton, Junior, his wife Elizabeth, and another couple were riding in the carriage when a horse got spooked causing the buggy to crash.

Elizabeth Lampton,74, was rushed to the hospital with a serious head injury. She died Saturday afternoon.

The other woman riding in the carriage suffered a broken leg. The two men received only minor injuries.

Funeral arrangements for Lampton have now been set.

The funeral will be Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Elmendorf Farm.

Burial will be Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Cave Hill Cemetery.

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