Two pedestrians hit at Third and Main in Danville

Published 11:34 am Monday, October 28, 2019

Two women were injured when the driver of an SUV struck them while they were walking across Main Street at the intersection of Third Street Friday evening.

At 7:35 p.m., Jennifer L. Devine, 52, of Danville was driving a 2016 Chevy Tahoe northbound on Third Street. While making a left-hand turn onto Main, the vehicle struck pedestrians Shan S. Kihlman, 70, and Lana S. Cleveland, 72, both of Danville, according to police.

Kihlman was taken to Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center for non-life threatening injuries. Cleveland was transported to the Danville hospital then flown by helicopter to the University of Kentucky Medical Center with a severe head injury. Devine was not injured.

An accident reconstruction crew is investigating the collision, Doan said.