Woman cut from pickup after dump truck crash in Lexington

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - The Lexington Fire Department had to use their jaws of life apparatus to cut open a pickup and remove one person.

The crash happened at 10 Friday morning at the intersection of Manchester & Forbes.

A pickup truck and a dump truck hit head on. Firefighters cut open the pickup in order to get a woman inside, out. Her legs were trapped under the dashboard. She was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

At one point, nine different fire and EC units were on the scene.

That intersection is closed while crews work to cleanup the crash scene.

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