MOUNT VERNON, Ky. — Kentucky State Police say a toddler has died after wandering into a road and being hit by a vehicle.
Police said the crash happened in the Conway community of Rockcastle County on Wednesday.
Police said the sport-utility vehicle was southbound when it hit the 17-month-old child, who was pronounced dead at the scene. Police said the child wandered into the road from a nearby residence.
The child’s name wasn’t released.
The crash remains under investigation.