LEXINGTON, KY (AP) — Police in Kentucky say six people have died when a driver heading the wrong way on Interstate 75 struck a vehicle carrying five people.
Lexington police say a southbound car heading northbound struck the other car Saturday.
Four of the victims were children.
A statement by the Fayette County coroner identified the family members as 30-year-old Catherine Greene of Owentown, and children ranging in age from 2 to 11.
The driver of the car driving the wrong way was identified as 38-year-old Jamaica Natasha Caudill of Madison County.
The crash remains under investigation. It’s the second multiple-fatality crash involving a wrong-day driver on I-75 in Lexington since 2019.