Man charged in fatal crash that killed teenage siblings
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - A Kentucky man has been charged with manslaughter and driving under the influence in a crash that killed two teenage siblings.
The Lexington Herald-Leader cited police in reporting 30-year-old Zachary Smith was driving a Ford Explorer on Saturday night on a Lexington road when he crossed the center line and collided head-on with a Mazda Protégé.
The Fayette County Coroner’s Office said the driver and passenger in the Protégé were killed.
The office identified them as 16-year-old Hailey Smith and her 19-year-old brother, Andrew Smith. Police say the man charged is not related to the teens.
Online jail records don’t say whether Zachary Smith has an attorney.
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