Elderly woman dies after being struck at busy Dixie Hwy. intersection

Elderly woman dies after being struck at busy Dixie Hwy. intersection

Elderly woman dies after being struck at busy Dixie Hwy. intersection

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by C.J. Daniels, WHAS11.com

WHAS11.com

Posted on July 8, 2014 at 10:48 PM

Updated Wednesday, Jul 9 at 9:06 AM

Pedestrian killed

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – Louisville Metro Police are investigating a fatal accident in the Pleasure Ridge Park neighborhood in southwest Jefferson County Monday night involving a pedestrian.

Police say the accident happened around 10:30 p.m. at the intersection of Dixie Highway near Greenwood Road.

Police believe the woman in her late 70’s was trying to cross Dixie Highway when she was struck by a vehicle traveling northbound.

Police say the woman had on dark clothing and was not in the crosswalk.

She was transported to University Hospital where she later died from her injuries.

Police add that no charges will be filed against the driver.

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