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Incident happened on Limestone near UK Hospital Monday morning
UPDATE POSTED 9 A.M. TUESDAY, FEB. 1, 2022
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – A 62-year-old Lexington man was killed Monday morning when struck by a car near the University of Kentucky hospital.
Fayette County Coroner Gary Ginn said Gary Weathers died at 11:55 a.m. after being struck at about 6:30 a.m. Monday near South Limestone and Conn Terrace. He was struck by a car that was traveling inbound on South Limestone, Ginn said.
Police said Monday Weathers was not in a cross walk. Thee driver of the car remained at the scene, police said.
ORIGINAL STORY POSTED 9 A.M. MONDAY, JAN. 31, 2022
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – A person was critically injured Monday morning when struck by a passenger car in the area of UK Medical Center.
According to Lexington Police, the accident was reported just before 6:30 a.m. at South Limestone and Conn Terrace. The pedestrian was struck in the outbound lane of Limestone and was not in the crosswalk, police said.
The pedestrian was taken to UK Hospital with life-threatening injuries. The driver of the car remained at the scene, police said.