Woodford County

Driver killed, passenger injured in Woodford County wreck

Versailles police are investigating a fatal wreck early Sunday that killed a Bardstown man.

The accident happened about 2:45 a.m. A 2004 Chevrolet Avalanche, traveling west on the Bluegrass Parkway between mile markers 67 and 68, went across the median and overturned into eastbound lanes, police said.

The driver and a passenger were thrown from the vehicle. The driver, Jaylin Tonge, 20, of Bardstown, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Woodford County coroner's office. The passenger, whose name was not released, was taken to University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital. No condition was available.

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