A Floyd County pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle Saturday night, according to Kentucky State Police.
The accident happened shortly after 10 p.m. on Kentucky Route 979 in the Teaberry community, according to state police.
Larry Hinkle of Teaberry was struck while walking along the side of Ky. 979. Hinkle died at the scene, police said. Police didn’t know the vehicle operator’s identity.
The investigation remains open.