Body found on I-75 in Boone County

BOONE COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- Drivers Saturday morning in Boone County faced an upsetting road block.

The sheriff’s office says a driver called in around 4 AM to report a body lying on southbound I-71 at the 74 mile marker.

First responders found the body of a 46-year-old Florence woman there.

Deputies believe she drove her car there then stepped out into or laid down in oncoming traffic.

According to deputies, whoever hit her did not notify police.

The sheriff’s office says it needs to find the car that hit her in order to know what really happened.

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