LEXINGTON, Ky. (FOX 56/WKYT) – A woman is in critical condition after crashing in Jessamine County.
It happened Friday morning on U.S. 27 near Catnip Hill Road.
Officials believe the woman was driving at a high rate of speed around a curve and crashed into a pole.
They said wet roads were also a factor.
The woman was the only person in the car. She was taken to UK Hospital.
As of 8:20 a.m., traffic was backed up in the north and southbound lanes on U.S. 27.
Crews are alternating letting people pass from each direction through one lane.