Two Killed in Henderson County Crash on KY 425

The Henderson County Coroner's Office has been called to the scene of a crash on KY 425 between a commercial vehicle and a car.

Posted: Aug 18, 2020 2:14 PM
Updated: Aug 19, 2020 11:47 AM

The Henderson County Coroner has been called to a crash on KY 425 that closed the road in both directions at mile marker 0.45.

The call to the coroner's office came in just before 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday.

According to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC), the crash is between U.S. 41-A and U.S. 60 and involves a commercial vehicle and a car.

Around 2:00 p.m., officials estimated the closure to last for about three hours, until approximately 5:00 p.m. - though KYTC announced the road had reopened around 3:40 p.m.

44news crews have recently received the names of the deceased victims to be 79-year-old Geraldine Watson and 24-year-old Ryan Watson both of Henderson, Kentucky.

The semi driver involved in the crash was uninjured.

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