Fayette County

Lexington crash kills one, injures another


A woman was killed and another person was injured Wednesday night when a tractor-trailer and a car collided on Winchester Road.

Sarai Ramirez, 20, a passenger in the car, died about 11 p.m. Wednesday at University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital The crash occurred about 10:30 p.m. at Winchester and Elkhorn roads, according to the Fayette County coroner’s office.

Another person in the car with Ramirez suffered life-threatening injuries, Lexington police Lt. David Biroschik said.

The collision reconstruction unit is investigating.