Fire department rescues trapped driver after collision downtown
A three-vehicle wreck Thursday afternoon outside the Herald-Leader building on Midland Avenue closed the eastbound lane early Thursday afternoon.
The accident happened about 12:50 p.m. and involved a GMC Terrain SUV, a Nissan Pathfinder SUV and a four-door Toyota. Debris from all three cars, including a wheel, was scattered across the eastbound lane of Midland.
The GMC crashed into a tree in the parking lot of the Herald-Leader.
The driver of the GMC was removed from the SUV by Lexington firefighters. The extent of his injuries was unknown.
Fernando Alfonso III: 859-231-1324, @fernalfonso