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Officials identify Louisville woman killed in DUI crash near Shepherdsville

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Stephane Coy (Image Source: Pioneer Village Police) Stephane Coy (Image Source: Pioneer Village Police)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Officials have identified a Louisville woman killed in a DUI crash on Friday near Shepherdsville. 

Pioneer Village Police said the two-car crash happened on Preston Highway near Pioneer Trail. 

Hannah Compton, 35, of Louisville was killed. She was a passenger in one of the two vehicles involved in the crash, according to police.

Compton's 11-year-old son was in the back seat of the car when the crash happened, and was brought to a Louisville hospital to be checked out as a precaution before being released to his family. 

Police also say a Shepherdsville woman was arrested and charged in connection with the crash. 

Stephane Coy, of Shepherdsville, was arrested and charged with murder, first-degree wanton endangerment, first-degree assault, driving under the influence and leaving the scene of an accident.

She is being held at the Bullitt County Jail.

The investigation into the crash is ongoing.

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