Franklin County

No charges filed after SUV hits, kills 24-year-old Frankfort woman

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Photo by Getty Images/ThinkStockphoto

A woman was killed Monday night when she was struck by a sport-utility vehicle on Versailles Road in Frankfort, the Franklin County coroner's office said.

Oquana Renae Washington, 24, of Frankfort died at the scene, according to coroner William Harrod.

Washington was struck by an eastbound SUV about 8 p.m. as she tried to cross Versailles Road near a Wendy's restaurant, authorities said.

There is no traffic light or crosswalk there, according to Frankfort police.

No charges had been filed in the case as of Tuesday morning, police said.

According to preliminary autopsy results, Washington died of multiple blunt-force injuries, Harrod said. No definitive cause of death was given, pending toxicology results.

Frankfort police and the coroner's office are investigating.

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