Woman crossing Preston Highway dies after being struck by car

Generic shot of crime scene tape.
Generic shot of crime scene tape.(Source: Miles Jackson, WAVE 3 News)
Updated: Dec. 27, 2020 at 9:13 PM EST
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - A woman was killed Sunday night after she was struck by a car while she was crossing Preston Highway.

The woman was crossing Preston Highway in the 7100 block at about 7:30 p.m. when she was struck. The driver stayed at the scene and waited for help to arrive.

The victim’s name was not immediately available.

Drivers were urged to avoid the area for the rest of the evening Sunday while investigators examined the scene.

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