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5 Dead in Alexandria Pike Crash

 

Five people, including a 21-month old and 6-month old, died in a head-on crash on Alexandria Pike (U.S. 27) Tuesday afternoon.

The crash happened around 4:30 p.m. neat the intersection with Low Gap Road.

Details of what caused the crash are still unclear but one car carrying four people headed northbound on U.S. 27 while a car carrying two others was headed south when they collided.

Police later identified the victims in one car as Brandon Lawson, 23, Taylor Koch 22, Brendan Lawson, 21 months, and Isabella Lawson, 6 months. Sharon Groves was in the other vehicle and was killed. Russell Groves was taken by helicopter to University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

This story may be updated.

-Staff report