Mercer Co. grandparents, child killed in crash

An accident on the Bluegrass Parkway in Nelson County left three dead.

NELSON COUNTY, Ky. - The westbound lanes of Bluegrass Parkway in Nelson County between exits 25 and 21 were closed for several hours Thursday due to a deadly crash that killed three people and sent another to the hospital.

Police say the crash involved a semi and passenger car.

The Nelson County Coroner has identified the victims as Delmer Odell, 72, and his wife Vivian Odell, 71, as well the couple's granddaughter, Kieren, 3, all of Harrodsburg.

The coroner says another granddaughter was also in the car at the time of the crash. She was transported to Norton Children's Hospital in Louisville.

Her condition is unknown at this time, but she is expected to survive.

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