Troopers investigate fatal pedestrian incident in Lawrence County, Ky.
LOUISA, Ky. (WCHS/WVAH) —
Kentucky State Police are investigating a fatal pedestrian incident in Lawrence County, Ky.
Christopher Mullett, 39, of Louisa died Tuesday evening, according to a news release from State Police.
Troopers said the accident happened about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of KY 3 South and See Chapel Road in Louisa. Troopers said the driver of a Chevy Silverado was traveling north on KY 3, and Mullett was walking in the northbound lane. The driver of the pickup attempted to avoid Mullett but struck him with the bumper. The driver rendered aid until EMS arrived.
Troopers said Mullett was taken to Cabell Huntington Hospital and was pronounced dead at 11:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Kentucky State Police continue to investigate.