Deadly shooting shuts down Wincehster Road


Lexington police investigate a shooting on Winchester Road on April 9, 2021.(WDKY)

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WDKY) – Lexington police are investigating a deadly shooting that occurred early Friday morning.

It happened around 2:30 on Winchester Road, between Loudon Avenue and Liberty Road.

Witnesses told WDKY two people were shot.

Officers confirmed two men were taken to the hospital with gunshot wounds.

The Fayette County Coroner’s Office said one of the victims, Cyrus Davis, 35, died at the hospital.

Police said the other victim’s condition wasn’t clear.

Winchester Road is blocked in both directions. The road could reopen by 9 a.m.

This is the third homicide in Lexington this week.

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