Woman in wheelchair struck by car, dies in Woodford County
WOODFORD COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Woodford County coroner says 71-year-old Mary Susan Drury was hit and killed by a passenger car while crossing Versailles Road in her motorized wheelchair Friday night.
Police say it happened just before 9:00 p.m.
Police say the driver didn’t see Drury because it was dark. They also say Drury was not in a crosswalk.
The coroner says an autopsy will be performed, but more than likely the cause of death was blunt force trauma.
All four lanes of Versailles Road near McDavid Drive were shut down following the deadly collision. Police asked motorists to avoid the area.