Pedestrian hit by car, taken to hospital

Posted at 5:55 AM, Sep 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-07 06:37:15-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — A pedestrian was taken to the hospital after being hit by a car on New Circle Road on Saturday morning.

The incident occurred around 3 a.m. on Saturday, near Eastland Parkway.

Police said the pedestrian was outside of a crosswalk and walked directly into the path of the vehicle.

The pedestrian was taken to a hospital with serious, but non-life threatening injuries.

An accident reconstruction unit remained on the scene as of 6 a.m. on Saturday.

They have already determined that the driver was not impaired and no charges are expected.