Woman Dies in Henderson Car Wreck

Fatal car wreck in Henderson.
William Patterson
William Patterson
Update 6/8/2014

Henderson KY -The man facing criminal charges for yesterday's deadly accident in Henderson is now out of the hospital and in the Henderson County Jail. The accident happened Saturday afternoon in front of the Sonic restaurant on Highway 60. 54 year old Sharon Gaines was killed in the crash.William Patterson who was traveling in the opposite direction crossed multiple lanes before t-boning Gaines' car. Patterson was charged with D.U.I., aggravated offense and driving on a suspended license. Kentucky State Police tell Eyewitness News more charges are pending. Patterson was being treated for injuries at a local hospital and was arrested upon his release.

Update
6/7/2014

Henderson, KY
-We now know the name of the Henderson woman who was killed in today's accident. The driver of the other car involved faces criminal charges.The accident happened shortly before three this afternoon in front of the sonic restaurant on highway 60. Kentucky State Police tell us Sharon Gaines was driving east when William Patterson who was travelling in the opposite direction crossed multiple lanes before t-boning Gaines' car. 54-year-old Gaines died at the scene. Patterson was charged with D.U.I.; aggravated offense and driving on a suspended license.

Update:

Henderson, KY -
Henderson Police tells Eyewitness News that someone was arrested in connection with this afternoon's accident. That person was arrested at the scene of the accident. The names of those involved in the accident have yet to be released.

Previous Story:

Henderson, KY
- A woman is killed in a Henderson car accident. It happened shortly before 3 p.m. this afternoon in front of the Sonic on Highway 60.Two cars were involved in the deadly crash. The Henderson County Coroner tells us one woman was killed on scene. Her identity is not being released at this hour. Eyewitness News will keep you posted as more details become available.

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