The Sheriff’s Department continues to investigate after a pedestrian was hit by a truck in the Leesburg area over the weekend.
According to deputy Robert Peak, Darius Ray, 20, was walking on the side of Ky. Hwy. 1842 North Sunday evening.
“He got hit by a pickup truck and then the truck fled the scene,” Peak said.
Peak responded to the 9:48 p.m. call to dispatch.
Peak said Ray had been walking from a residence to the Leesburg grocery store when he was hit.