Report: Fmr. Ky. coach accused of sex with student killed in crash on same day as indictment
Published: Feb. 7, 2023 at 11:32 PM EST
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A crash in Lexington has turned deadly.
It happened Tuesday on Royster Road, off Winchester Road.
Officials say a car struck a tree.
One person was taken to the hospital, where they later died. That person has now been identified as 45-year-old Matthew Perraut.
According to a report from the Herald Leader, he is the same Matthew Perraut who is formerly a cross-country coach in Bourbon County and was accused of having a sexual encounter with a student back in 2015.
The Herald Leader reports Perraut was indicted by a grand jury on the same day as the crash.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation.
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