Pedestrian killed in Henderson after being hit by semi-truck

Authorities have confirmed that a pedestrian was killed Friday morning after being struck by a semi-truck at the intersection of Second and Green streets.

Henderson Police Department Public Information Officer Lt. Stuart O’Nan said that a semi-truck struck a pedestrian at about 6:30 a.m. Friday. The person was confirmed dead, but their name has not been released yet.

O’Nan said the semi had left the scene but was located.

Authorities closed the intersection of Second and Green Streets for almost four hours as Kentucky State Police created an accident reconstruction scene.  The road was reopened at about 10:10 a.m. Friday.

Henderson Fire Department and the Henderson County Coroner’s Office also responded at the scene.

This is a developing story.

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