Louisville Metro Police said
Purnell walked in front of the Jeep at 3730 River Road around midnight Sunday.
Investigators believe the victim
may have been intoxicated, but toxicology results are pending. No charges have been filed against the driver.
Police do not believe the driver had been drinking.
Visitation and Funeral
services for Purnell will be held at Shannon Funeral Services, located at 1124
Main Street in Shelbyville, Kentucky. Visitation will be held Wednesday, April
16 from 3 to 8 p.m. and his funeral will be held April 17 at 11 a.m.