Monday, December 29, 2014

Woman Struck and Killed in Letcher County

A woman was killed when she was hit by a car in Letcher County Saturday night.

According to Kentucky State Police, the woman was apparently lying on KY 7 in the Colson community when an oncoming car in the southbound lane hit her.

Authorities are not sure why 47 year old Connie Meade was lying in the roadway.

State police say impairment of the driver is not believed to have been a contributing factor in the crash but they are waiting for toxicology results.

The investigation continues into the crash.