Trooper Brad Arterburn
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 5, Campbellsburg
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Trimble County Child Dies After Being Struck by Car
Date of News Release: 05/31/2012
(Bedford, KY) – A two year old child has died after being struck by a vehicle in Trimble County. Troopers from KSP Post 5 responded to the call at 11:06 this morning. The child had been with her family at a yard sale in front of their home on Highway 421 North in Bedford. The girl ran into the roadway and was hit by a vehicle driven by 21 year old Ryan Jones of China Grove, NC. Trimble County Deputy Coroner Lee Congleton pronounced the girl dead at the scene at 11:45 a.m. An autopsy is scheduled for tomorrow morning. Trooper Brad Arterburn is leading the ongoing investigation. Trooper Arterburn was assisted at the scene by the Trimble County Sheriff's Office, Trimble County EMS, Bedford Fire Department, and the Milton Fire Department.