Lexington firefighter on administrative leave after fatal crash - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Lexington firefighter on administrative leave after fatal crash

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LOUISVILLE, KY. (WDRB) -- The Lexington firefighter who was driving the fire truck that hit and killed a woman is now on administrative leave.

Police say 27-year-old Lauren Roady was killed after being hit by the truck near Triangle Park Saturday night.  She was from Washington D.C., but was in Lexington for a running competition.

A city spokesperson says firefighter Christopher Presley will remain on leave while the investigation into what happened continues.  Police have said the fire truck was on a non-emergency run and making a left turn when Roady was hit.

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