UPDATE | Man charged with murder and DUI after fatal crash on Outer Loop
One man is charged with murder after a fatal crash Monday afternoon on Outer Loop.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- One man is charged with murder after a fatal crash Monday afternoon on Outer Loop.
It happened around 12:30 p.m. Monday near National Turnpike. LMPD says the driver of a maroon SUV, 35-year-old David Thomas Scobey, lost control and crossed the center line, hitting a gold Oldsmobile.
The driver of the Oldsmobile, 41-year-old Melissa Franklin, died at the scene of multiple blunt force trauma.
A passenger in the Oldsmobile was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Scobey, who was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive, is charged with murder, assault, wanton endangerment, DUI and reckless driving.
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