The pedestrian killed on Nicholasville Road Monday night was identified Wednesday as a 32-year-old Lexington man.
Romeo Adolfo Tema Lopez died of multiple blunt-force injuries after he was struck by a car, the Fayette County coroner's office said Wednesday.
About 9:45 p.m., Lopez was crossing the inbound lanes of Nicholasville Road outside the crosswalk near Zandale Drive when he was struck by a 2009 Toyota Camry driven by Suresh Subba, according to the coroner's office and Lexington police.
Lopez was pronounced dead at the scene about 10:40 p.m., the coroner's office said in Wednesday's press release.
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The death was Lexington's second pedestrian fatality in two days. Justin DeMarcus Conover, 33, died at University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital late Sunday after he was hit by a sport-utility vehicle on Richmond Road. Conover was crossing the street outside the crosswalk when he was struck. A second vehicle hit Conover after he "slid" off the SUV.