Pedestrian hit & killed by vehicle in Cold Spring

COLD SPRING, KY (FOX19) - A pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run early Tuesday morning while crossing the street in Cold Spring, Kentucky.

Police say the victim was attempting to cross Alexandria Pike (US 27) near Harvest Trail when they were struck just before 1 a.m. A dark colored vehicle then fled the scene.

The victim's identity has not yet been released. Police are currently searching for the vehicle.

Alexandria Pike near the AA Highway was shut down for approximately four hours but has since reopened.

If you have any information that could help police, call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040.

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