UPDATE: Different car sought in child’s hit-and-run death


SCIENCE HILL, Ky. (WTVQ) – Investigators are looking for a different car in connection to the hit-and-run death of a 10-year old boy in Pulaski County. Late Wednesday afternoon, the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office asked for the public’s help in finding a small, hatchback-style, blue passenger car with Ohio license plates that was being driven by a woman.

Multiple people say they saw that vehicle in the area around the time of the deadly accident, according to investigators.

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On June 20, Stanley Turner, of Science Hill, was walking along Rock Lick Creek Road when he was hit by a vehicle, according to investigators. The boy was pronounced dead at an area hospital. The driver who hit him still hasn’t been found, according to deputies.

A candlelight vigil for Turner was held June 27. Organizers sold specially designed window decals in memory of Turner with all of the proceeds going to the young boy’s family.

Anyone with information on the vehicle or its driver is asked to contact the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office at 606-678-5145, the Somerset Police Department at 606-425-5337, the Kentucky State Police at 1-800-222-5555 or your local Law Enforcement Agency.