Driver suffers life-threatening injuries after Lexington accident

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A man is fighting for his life after an accident on Sunday afternoon.

Police say the man was driving his car inbound on Richmond road when a second vehicle, coming outbound turned into the driver's side door.

Police say the driver lost control spinning the car before striking a utility pole.

The driver had to be extricated from the vehicle and was rushed to UK Hospital where he was in surgery as of 3:45pm.

Police say the man sustained life threatening injuries. The driver of the second vehicle was not injured.

Accident reconstruction is working the incident. Charges are not expected to be filed.