Lexington teen killed in hit-and-run Saturday evening

Posted at 12:10 AM, May 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-03 00:10:00-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Lexington teenager has died following a hit-and-run crash on Saturday, according to the Fayette County coroner.

A release from the coroner's office says that 19-year-old Darius Lee Mason was hit by a car while trying to cross Winchester Road near Fortune Drive at about 5:50p.m.

The Lexington Police Department's Collision Reconstruction Unit is investigating the crash as a hit-and-run.

An autopsy is schedule to take place at the medical examiner's office in Frankfort.

Funeral arrangements have not been set.