Driver Killed on Icy Fayette County Road

A driver was killed on icy roads in Fayette County on Thursday.

It happened about three miles north of Westgate in the 13,000 block of T Avenue shortly before 4 pm. The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office says 71-year old Diane Buhr of Sumner was driving her pickup truck southbound when she lost control on the icy roadway and went into the west ditch.

Buhr was ejected from the truck. She died at the scene.

The accident remains under investigation.

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