LOUISVILLE — Three people died in accidents on icy roads left behind as a winter storm moved out of Kentucky.
A woman and a 3-year-old boy died after a crash that officials blamed on icy roads in Montgomery County.
Coroner Wallace Johnson said Crystal Moler, 28, and her nephew, Jacob Cupps, 3, were pronounced dead at the scene of the wreck on U.S. 460 near Camargo.
Johnson told The Herald-Leader the wreck happened about 7 p.m. Tuesday when Moler lost control of a 2000 Ford Mustang on the icy road. The car spun out and collided with a Ford F-250 pickup.
Johnson said Moler was wearing a seat belt, and the boy was in a car seat.
Louisville Metro Police said a fatal crash on a freeway occurred early Wednesday when the driver hit an icy spot on an overpass and lost control of the vehicle.
The Courier-Journal reported that one man was killed and another person injured. Police said the victim was not wearing his seat belt. The driver, who was wearing his seat belt, was taken to University Hospital with what appeared to be minor injuries.
Several Kentucky school systems called off classes again Wednesday because of slick roads.