Thirteen Year Old Pedestrian Dies in Lee County Collision

Thirteen year old Mackenzie Sams died after she was struck by a motor vehicle driven by eighteen year old Hailey Collins. The police report that Sams stepped into the path of Collins’ vehicle as she was traveling down Main Street in Beattyville. The accident occurred around 11:15 p.m. on Monday night. Sams was transported to Marcum & Wallace in Irvine and later to the University of Kentucky Hospital in critical condition. She died on Wednesday morning.

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