Deadly crash closes Lexington road near Rupp Arena



LEXINGTON, Ky. (WDKY) – One person was killed and another person was injured in a crash early Friday morning in Lexington.

The crash happened on West High Street near Oliver Lewis Way just before 3 a.m. Friday.

Police said two men were in a car that struck a metal utility pole. One of the men died as a result of the crash. The other man was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, according to police.

The impact of the crash created a lot of debris. One officer told WDKY the crash was one of the worst he’s seen.

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