A woman riding in the buggy was killed and her husband was injured.
The Simpson County Sheriff's Office said the driver of the car rounded a curve on Roark Road and hit the buggy.
The horse pulling the buggy also was injured.
SIMPSON COUNTY, KY (WAVE) – An Amish
woman was killed in Simpson County Thursday night when a car hit the buggy in
which she was riding.
The Simpson County Sheriff's Office
said the driver of the car rounded a curve on Roark Road and hit the buggy.
Investigators said Leah Kraley, 68, died
at the scene. Her husband, Eric Kraley, 71, was listed as stable Friday night.
"This is really close to Allen County,"
said Sheriff Chris Cline, "so we have a lot of horse and buggies and the Amish
from over there that's traveling through. They come and sell products, so they
go to town and different things."
The horse pulling the buggy also was
The sheriff does not believe speed
played a role in the crash.
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