Wrong-way driver in hospital after overnight crash

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A woman is in the hospital with serious injuries after a head-on crash on Versailles road early Saturday morning.

Police say it happened around 3am, not far from Keeneland. They say an intoxicated driver smashed head-on into a vehicle coming the opposite direction.

Police say the driver of the other vehicle may have been driving on the wrong side of the road due to confusion caused by construction or the weather. That woman was taken to UK Hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

The intoxicated driver was arrested by police and charged with DUI.

Police say his female passenger had only minor injuries.

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