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Vehicle Versus Pedestrian Injury Collision

Date of News Release: 04/01/2015

(Franklin, KY) - On Wednesday, April 01, 2015 at approx. 1:24 am the Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green received a call of injury collision involving a passenger car versus a pedestrian that occurred at the northbound rest area on Interstate 65 in Simpson County.

The preliminary investigation indicated that Alice Keeton (58) of Portland, TN, was operating a 2007 Chrysler and was traveling north through the northbound rest area located near the 2 mm on Interstate 65 when a 3 year old juvenile was crossing the path of the vehicle and fell down and was struck by the vehicle.

The juvenile was transported to TriStar Greenview Regional Hospital by private means and was later transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where she is listed in stable condition.

The investigation is still ongoing and being led by Trooper Shae Foley.