Small child dies after being struck by car in Shelbyville
SHELBYVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A small child died Saturday after being hit by a vehicle in the parking lot of an apartment complex in Shelbyville.
At 3:10 p.m. Saturday afternoon the Shelbyville Police Department, Shelby County Sheriff's Department, Shelby County EMS and Shelbyville Fire Department responded to the Lynne Acres Apartments in reference to a motor vehicle accident, according to a press release from the SCSD.
"Upon arrival it was determined the accident involved a passenger car and a pedestrian (a small child)," according to the press release.
The child was transported Jewish Hospital Shelbyville and was pronounced dead there. The child's name has not been released.
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The accident is still under investigation by the Shelby County Sheriff's Department Accident Reconstruction Team. Drugs and/or alcohol are not suspected to be a factor in the accident, according to the press release.
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