Pedestrian hit and killed identified

LOUISVILLE (WAVE) - The man hit and killed by a vehicle in Okolona Wednesday morning has been identified.

Metro police said around 6:35 a.m., 59-year-old Michael Heinrich was crossing the intersection of Preston Highway and Blue Lick Road when he was hit by the car.

Only one vehicle was involved and WAVE 3 was told the driver is cooperating with the investigation.

North and southbound traffic was being rerouted through retail parking lots, but has reopened.

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