A pedestrian died Sunday morning after being hit by a car Saturday on Liberty Road.
The Fayette County coroner's office reported that Jacob Hamilton, 23, died about 7:30 a.m. Sunday at the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center of blunt force trauma.
Lexington police said Hamilton was waiting for a bus near Liberty and Wilderness roads when he was hit by a red Pontiac Sunfire about 7:45 p.m.
Police said the driver left the scene but later called police and admitted to hitting Hamilton.
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The accident remains under investigation, Lt. Jesse Harris said Sunday afternoon.
Hamilton was the third pedestrian killed by a car since September.