Pedestrian dies after being hit by car in St. Matthews

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Authorities have identified a man who died after he was hit by a vehicle while walking on La Grange Road Wednesday night.

According to Jefferson County Deputy Coroner Rita Taylor, that man was 69-year-old Stephen Layman. 

St. Matthews Police say Layman was walking on La Grange Road, near Kentucky Avenue, just before 9 p.m., when he was hit by an SUV. The driver stopped at the scene.

The coroner's office says Layman was pronounced dead just after 9 p.m. His cause of death is listed as multiple blunt force injuries.

St. Matthews Police do not expect to file charges.

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