University of Kentucky athletic trainer faces DUI charge

jmadden@herald-leader.comOctober 31, 2013 

Chris Simmons

A University of Kentucky athletic trainer has been charged with driving under the influence.

Chris Simmons, 35, was arrested about 3 a.m. Thursday on McCullough Drive, Lexington police spokeswoman Sherellle Roberts said.

Simmons, a native of Mississippi, is entering his third year as a trainer for the men's basketball team, according to the UK Athletics website. He is a senior trainer, and he also works with the men's golf team and gymnastics, the website says.

Justin Madden: (859) 231-3197. Twitter: @HLpublicsafety.

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