Crash Impact Rips Roof Off Car

Police believe a speeding driver caused an injury crash along a heavily traveled Lexington road. It happened just after 5:30am on Leestown Road, at the intersection of Opportunity Drive.

Lexington Police say a truck was making a left-hand turn, when a speeding car headed down Leestown, went underneath the tractor trailer. The impact of the crash ripped the roof off the car.

Investigators say the driver of the semi had a green light to make the turn.

The driver of the car was taken to UK to be treated for injuries. The semi driver was not hurt.

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