LEXINGTON, Ky. (FOX 56) — A woman was arrested after Lexington police said she left the scene after a motorcycle wreck.

According to an arrest citation, Cathy Hopewell, 43, was driving around 7:47 p.m. on Nov. 15 on Georgetown Street when she hit a motorcycle.


Police said the person driving the motorcycle sustained a severe head injury. They were rushed into surgery due to the injury, and the hospital reported that the person suffered a brain bleed.

According to the citation, Hopewell said she left the scene because she “did not think it was serious.”

Hopewell is charged with leaving the scene of an accident or failure to render aid or assist with death or serious physical injury.