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Washington County hit and run results in fatality

Date of News Release: 3/5/2017

Springfield, KY (March 5, 2017) – Tpr. Adam Likins and Detective Josh Dicken are investigating a collision believed to have occurred today between the hours of 3:00 AM EST and sunrise. The body of 32-year-old Latoya C. Norris, of Lebanon, was found lying off the northbound shoulder of KY 55 at the intersection of Airport road. It was determined that Norris had been walking along KY 55 when she was struck by a vehicle that left the scene.

Investigators are asking for help from anyone who may have been traveling in the area of KY 55 and Airport road, near the Marion/Washington County line, between the hours of 3 AM EST and sunrise, to contact Post 15 at 1-800-222-5555 with any information regarding the incident.

An autopsy will be conducted at the State Medical Examiner's office in Frankfort on Monday.