The tree limb fell in the 400 block of Deerfield Lane in St. Matthews.
The boy was riding his red scooter when the limb fell on him next door to his house.
The boy's father and a neighbor used a jack to lift the tree limb off the injured child.
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – The 13-year-old killed by the fallen tree limb has been identified by the coroner's office as Zachery Wayne Foree. He lived in the 400 block of Deerfield Lane.
The incident happened around 3 p.m. Wednesday on Deerfield Lane in St. Matthews.
Neighbor Mohamad Moghimi said the boy was riding his scooter and was with his brother when the limb fell. They boys apparently were trying to rush home during the storm. Moghimi said they live next door to the house where the limb fell.
Tuesday, April 20 2010 11:21 PM EDT2010-04-21 03:21:00 GMT
31 people are in trouble with the law after a three day prostitution sting in Richmond. Police told NBC12 they targeted specific areas where residents and business owners complained about the illegal activity.More >>
Wednesday, April 16 2014 2:53 PM EDT2014-04-16 18:53:20 GMT
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Stars from the worlds of music, television and film will shine at the 2014 Julep Ball. Billed as the premier Derby Eve Party with a Purpose, The Julep Ball is held annually onMore >>
Billed as the premier Derby Eve Party with a Purpose, The Julep Ball is held annually on the evening before the Kentucky Derby. It benefits the James Graham Brown Center at the University of Louisville.More >>
Wednesday, April 16 2014 2:22 PM EDT2014-04-16 18:22:23 GMT
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Indiana State Police have arrested a man for after a girl told police she was molested by him. The investigation began on March 18 when ISP was contacted by child services officialsMore >>
The investigation began on March 18 when ISP was contacted by child services officials from Washington County.More >>
725 S. Floyd Street
Louisville, KY 40203