Fatal collision in Wayne County temporarily closes highway

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A woman died Wednesday morning in Wayne County when her car collided with two semi trailers on Ky. 90.

Taylor N. Brinson, 20, of Monticello, was driving south on Frazer Chapel Road when she pulled into the path of a westbound semi trailer driven by Bruce W. Helton, 52, of Gray, according to Kentucky State Police. After the initial collision, Brinson’s car went into the eastbound lane and struck a semi trailer driven by Jerry M. Worley, 62, of Monticello.

Brinson died on the scene of the accident, according to state police. She was not wearing a seat belt.

Helton and Worley were not injured in the crash.

Alcohol and drugs are not suspected to have been factors in the collision, according to state police.