Woman accused of hit and run out of jail, next court date set

Christy Shackelford-Grammer (Source: Dearborn County Jail)
Christy Shackelford-Grammer (Source: Dearborn County Jail)

LAWRENCEBURG, KY (FOX19) - A woman accused of fatally hitting and killing a 3-year-old boy is out of jail on bond.

Christy Shackelford-Grammer, 32, was arrested Friday and charged with failure to stop after an accident resulting in death, a class C felony. Investigators say Shackelford-Grammer thought she had hit a deer when she fatally struck Jack Carpenter, 3, with her pick up truck last week in Dearborn County.

Shackelford-Grammer posted a $100,000 bond and will be back in court Nov. 17.

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