A Shepherdsville Pedestrian Accident Claims the Life of Teenage GirlPosted on Aug 04, 2010
According to investigators, a 14-year-old girl was crossing Highway 44E, between Huston Drive and Rivers Edge Drive, when she was struck be a vehicle. Rescue crews transported the young victim to Kosair Children’s Hospital. Unfortunately, the young girl passed away the next day.
The victim was crossing the street with a friend when the incident occurred. However, there were no other injuries reported as a result of the pedestrian accident.
There was no information immediately made available in regards to the driver of the vehicle that struck the teenager and how the accident occurred.
The fatal Shepherdsville pedestrian accident is still under investigation by local authorities. There was no information available as to what caused the vehicle to hit the 14-year-old.
Shepherdsville Police have asked anyone with information concerning the accident to contact officials at (502) 921-1000.
This is a terrible tragedy and our thoughts and condolences go out to the victim’s family and friends during this difficult time.