Campbell Co. crash claims life of 73-year-old woman

CAMPBELL COUNTY, KY (FOX19) - A fatal crash occurred near the intersection of US 27 and KY 536 in Campbell County on Saturday evening.

According to witnesses, Gail Hewitt, 73, was driving southbound in the northbound lane when she struck a Toyota Tundra around 4 p.m.

The driver of the truck, Bradley Fugate, 28, and his passenger, Kaitlyn Shepherd, 19, were transported to University Hospital by the  Alexandria Fire Department crew. Hewitt was unresponsive and later pronounced dead . All three were wearing seatbelts at the time of the crash.

Authorities say the accident remains under investigation, but alcohol does not appear to be a factor.

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