ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (FOX 56) — A Denny’s sign fell Thursday killing a woman, and on Monday, a man died from his injuries.

Detectives said the Denny’s sign on Mulberry Street in Elizabethtown blew over around 1:30 p.m. Thursday due to high wind gusts and fell onto a vehicle below. Three people were inside the vehicle at the time of the accident and had to be extricated.

One of the victims, 72-year-old Lillian Curtis, was transported to the University of Louisville Hospital but later died as a result of her injuries.

On Monday, the family said 77-year-old Llyod Curtis also died from his injuries.


The third person, the couple’s daughter, has been released from the hospital and is expected to be OK.