SECOND TIME IS THE CHARM – Pioneer Village Police charged Stephanie Lynn Coy with 2nd DUI-drugs/alcohol and murder of Hannah Compton in crash
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Stephanie Lynn Coy is being held on $100,000 bond after being arrested by Pioneer Village Police Officer Witherspoon on DUI wanton endangerment, murder, hit and run and failing to give aid and assistance when she crashed, killing her passenger, according to booking records of Bullitt County.
LOUISVILLE, KY (11/11/2017) – The Pioneer Village Police are investigating a fatal DUI crash that occurred Friday night.
The crash occurred on Preston Hwy near Pioneer Trail, Pioneer Village police said.
Pioneer Village Police say, Stephanie Coy, of Shepherdsville, was arrested Friday.
Authorities say the two-vehicle crash happened on Preston Highway near Pioneer Trail.
Police say a female passenger was killed. Hannah Compton, 35, of Louisville was killed. She was a passenger in one of the two vehicles involved in the crash, according to police.
Coy is charged with murder, first-degree wanton endangerment, first-degree assault, driving under the influence and leaving the scene of an accident.
She is being held in the Bullitt County Jail. MORE
Ms. Hannah Catherine Compton, age 35, of Hillview returned to her Heavenly Father on November 10, 2017. She leaves to cherish her memory her son, Tyler Garrett; parents, Richard and Cathy Compton; sisters, Alicia Janes (Landon) and Carol Compton; and grandmother, Sarah Garrett.
A memorial visitation will be held on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at Schoppenhorst, Underwood, and Brooks Funeral Home (Preston Highway at Brooks Road). Friends may pay their respects on Thursday from 1-2 pm. www.subfuneralhome.com