UPDATE: Victim identified in TANK bus accident

Posted by Amber Jenkins- email

UPDATE: April 30

COVINGTON, KY (FOX19)-- Police have released the name of the man who was struck and killed by a TANK bus last Friday.

He has been identified as 59-year-old William Garrett of Covington.

On Friday, April 24 he was struck by the bus at the intersection if Washington and Pike Streets that evening.

Police say that they are still investigating the incident and have not released the name of the bus driver.

FOX19 will bring you new information as it becomes available.

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COVINGTON, KY (FOX19)-- Police are investigating a fatal accident involving a TANK bus Friday night.

Friday evening a pedestrian was struck at the intersection of Pike and Washington Streets. witnesses say the driver did not know that he had hit anything wand kept driving. FOX19 was told that passengers on the bus called 911 to report the accident.

The bus was eventually stopped at 19th and Benton Streets.

Police have confirmed that the accident was fatal but has not released any information about the identity of the victim or the bus driver.

FOX19 will continue to update this story as more information is made available.