Sheriff: One dead, three others airlifted to UK after crash on US-25 Wednesday

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Published: Sep. 14, 2021 at 11:34 AM EDT
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LONDON, Ky. (WYMT) - A serious crash involving three cars resulted in portions of U.S. 25 being closed six miles south of London, as reported by Laurel County Sheriff’s office.

The crash left one person dead and four others seriously injured. The accident happened after a car crossed into oncoming traffic, sideswiped a car, and then hit another car head-on.

Danielle M. Kelley, the person driving the car that caused the accident, was airlifted to the University of Kentucky med center with serious injuries. The passenger, Tiffany J. Smith, was transported to St. Joseph Hospital London. She was pronounced dead shortly after.

The driver of the car that was sideswiped, Cecil Price, 65, of Barbourville was uninjured.

The driver and passenger of the car that was hit head-on, Shawn Pridemore and Jacolby Lawrence, were also airlifted to the UK Medical Center.

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