UPDATE POSTED 12:15 P.M. NOV. 23, 2020
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – A pedestrian killed early Monday morning when struck by a vehicle on Versailles Road may have committed suicide.
“It appears the fatal crash was a suicide. The victim intentionally laid down in the road,” Police spokesperson Brenna Angel said.
UPDATE: 7:15 a.m…FAYETTE COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- A woman died after being hit by a car early Monday morning in Fayette County.
According to police, the accident happened around 1:30 a.m. on U.S. 60 — Versailles Road — near Westmoreland Estates. The woman died at the scene, according to police.’
The roadway was closed for several hours in the area while crews investigated, but reopened at about 6 a.m.
No other details about the victim or driver have bee released.