Driver killed after car crashes into salt truck

A man rushed to the hospital after his car slammed into the back of a salt truck, has died.

The accident happened around 8:30 Sunday morning, on Old Frankfort Pike, near South Yarnallton Pike, in Lexington.

Police say some bystanders helped pull the victim and his passenger out their burning car.

Two men involved in the wreck were taken to UK Hospital.

The Fayette County Coroner says the driver of the car, Leon-Aquino Montesinos, died overnight.


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