NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – A car crash killed a man early Easter morning in Jessamine County.
The sheriff’s office says 23-year-old Sergio Cortez from Nicholasville died around 4 a.m. when his car hit a tree on Ramsey farm.
Deputies say Cortez was likely speeding.
Cortez’s passenger was injured and taken to UK hospital.
According to the sheriff’s office, this is the fourth fatal crash in Jessamine County that deputies have worked this year.