Deputies: 7-year-old boy hit and killed by a car in Warren Co.


WARREN COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- The Warren County Sheriff’s Office responded to Morgantown Road for a fatal vehicle collision killing a 7-year-old boy.

Deputies say that a 17-year-old driving a 1992 Ford F-150 was traveling south on Morgantown Road when a 7-year-old boy ran in front of the truck. The boy was hit by the truck and treated at the scene by Hadley Volunteer Fire and Department and Medical Center EMS.

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Deputies say EMS transported the boy to a medical center in Bowling Green where he  was pronounced dead.

Speed and alcohol are not considered to be factors in the collision however the investigation is ongoing.

No names were immediately released.