Pedestrian killed on Dixie Highway hours after fatal motorcycle accident
A pedestrian was struck and killed Tuesday night in Pleasure Ridge Park, just hours after a fatal motorcycle accident.
Wednesday, July 9th 2014, 7:20 am EDT
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) A pedestrian was killed Tuesday night while crossing Dixie Highway in Pleasure Ridge Park.
It happened around 10:30 p.m. on Dixie Hwy. near Greenwood Road. That's where police say a female who appears to be in her 70s was trying to cross the street. The victim, who was not using the crosswalk, was struck by a passing car. She was taken to University Hospital where she later died.
The victim's identity was not immediately released.
about five miles away, around 7 p.m., after colliding with a car at the intersection of Dixie Highway and Orell Road.
The victim's identity has not been released.
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