Deadly Crash In Scott County

A deadly crash on the interstate in Scott County.

It happened at the 126 mile maker on I-75. Officials say the crash has claimed the life of an Ohio woman.

The accident had traffic tied up for hours after an SUV and tractor-trailer collided.

At this time, police believe the accident was caused when both vehicles were trying to merge into the same lane.

The collision cause the SUV to roll multiple times along the highway. The driver died as a result of the impact.

Scott County Coroner John Goble has identified the crash victim as 74-year old Mary Lou Butcher of Dayton, Ohio. He says speed and alcohol were not factors, however, she was not wearing a seat belt.


You must be logged in to post comments.

Username:
Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:

Read Comments

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
  • by Patricia Location: Raunick on Nov 28, 2007 at 10:05 PM
    If anyone witnessed this accident please e-mail me. raunickp@aol.com
  • by Sue Davis Location: Hazard on Nov 28, 2007 at 09:51 PM
    Thanks to all who were involved in my sisters accident. We will miss her dearly.
  • by jen Location: georgetown on Nov 28, 2007 at 10:25 AM
    anyone know how long it will be blocked. my thoughts are with the family and all involved.

WKYT

2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Register for Email
RSS Feeds
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 11887341 - wkyt.com/a?a=11887341
Gray Television, Inc.