Victim of Preston Highway accident identified

Posted by Kevin Kayse - e-mail

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The name of a man killed Feb. 17 while crossing a busy road has been released. 54-year-old Randall Cates of Louisville was struck by oncoming traffic while crossing in the 5700 block of Preston Highway.

Police say when the accident occurred around 8:20 p.m., Cates was wearing dark-colored clothing while crossing the dark stretch of road. Cates died shortly after being hit.

The driver of the vehicle that struck Cates stopped and called 911 after the accident. No charges are expected to be filed against the driver.

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