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Crystal Buckley's husband charged with murder in her fatal crash

Jun 08, 2019 - Legal Monitor Worldwide

Kenton County Commonwealth's Attorney's Office announced charges against a man in a crash that left his wife, Crystal Buckley, dead in Taylor Mill.

Yakema J. Buckley was arrested and charged with murder.

An attached Kenton County Police report says Yakema Buckley had fentanyl, opiates, cocaine and THC in his system at the time of the crash that occurred on Wedndesday.

On that day, around 5:30 p.m. Buckley's Cadillac crossed the median and was hit on the passenger side by an SU...