Woman dies after crash on Newburg Road near Champions Trace Lane - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Woman dies after crash on Newburg Road near Champions Trace Lane

Posted: Updated:

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A woman has died as a result of head injuries sustained in a serious crash in West Buechel Tuesday afternoon. She has been identified as 67-year-old Alice Jones. 

Metrosafe tells WDRB it happened on Newburg Road, near Champions Trace Lane, just before 2:30 p.m. 

According to LMPD Spokesperson Alicia Smiley,Jones was traveling westbound on Champions Trace Lane when she ran the red light at the end of the intersection with Newburg Road. 

She struck a man driving a second vehicle, traveling southbound on Newburg Road. Upon impact, the woman's vehicle rotated and came to a stop off the road.

Jones was transported to the hospital where she died on Friday as a result of her injuries. 

The driver of the second vehicle was also transported to the hospital, with non-life threatening injuries. 

Newburg Road was closed during cleanup and investigation by the LMPD traffic unit.

No charges are expected in the crash. 

Copyright 2017 by WDRB News. All rights reserved.

  • Sign Up for WDRB's Sports Newsletter

    * denotes required fields

    Thank you for signing up! You will receive a confirmation email shortly.
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 WDRB. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.