1 brother killed, another airlifted to hospital after Simpson County wreck

FRANKLIN, Ky.- A man was killed in a vehicle crash in Simpson County on Wednesday, while his brother was seriously injured.

It happened just after 1:30 p.m. in the 4200 block of Witt Road.

According to the Simpson County Sheriff’s Office, Tyler Lindsey of Franklin was traveling through a curve when he lost control of his vehicle and struck a fence. He was pronounced dead on the scene. His passenger, Hunter Lindsey, was airlifted to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. His condition is not known at this time.

The Simpson County Sheriff’s Office told WNKY that the two are brothers.

The investigation is ongoing.