Coroner releases name of person killed in Lexington crash

Published: Nov. 19, 2021 at 9:44 AM EST
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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - The name of the person killed in a crash in Lexington Friday morning has been released.

According to the coroner, the victim has been identified as 28-year-old David James Fish, of Lexington.

The crash happened Friday morning in the 5300 block of Leestown Road near the Scott County line, just inside Fayette County.

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Police say a red pickup truck, towing a trailer full of equipment, was heading inbound on Leestown Road and a grey SUV was going out when one of the cars crossed the center line. The vehicles hit each other head-on and Fish was killed.

We’re told another person involved had non-life-threatening injuries.

Leestown Road was closed in both directions for several hours while crews worked the scene.

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