Woman charged, victim ID'd in Pioneer Village fatal crash

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – A woman is facing charges after a fatal crash in Bullitt County Friday night.

Pioneer Village Police say the two-vehicle incident happened on Preston Highway near Pioneer Trail.

Hannah Compton, 35, of Louisville was pronounced dead at University of Louisville hospital. Police say Compton’s 11-year-old son was also in the vehicle and was transported to the hospital as a precaution. He was later released to his family.

Stephanie Coy, 35, has been charged with murder, wanton endangerment, assault, leaving the scene of an accident and DUI.

Coy is currently being held at the Bullitt County Detention Center on a $100,000 bond.

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