Man charged after hitting two men riding in golf cart

A man sustained fatal injuries following an accident near the Seneca Golf Course in Louisville.

Officials responded to a report of an injury accident in the 2300 block of Pee Wee Reese Road. The call came just before 4 p.m. Sunday.

Officials say Lazaro Pozzo Illas was heading Northbound when he sped threw a cross walk and struck two men riding in a golf cart. Both men were ejected from the golf cart following the collision. They were taken to University Hospital for treatment, where one was later pronounced dead. The other victim suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

Illas was arrested and charged with DUI, murder and driving without a license.

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