COVINGTON, Ky. — Police are investigating after a driver struck and killed a man in a parking lot along Winston Avenue Monday evening.
Covington Police responded to the call after 7 p.m. Monday for a person struck in the former Burlington Coat Factory parking lot.
When officers arrived, they found 54-year-old Frank Harris lying on the ground and the driver, 44-year-old Marsha Miller, still at the scene. First responders transported Harris to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
Investigators said they have evidence that Miller intentionally struck Harris with the vehicle.
Officers took Miller to the Covington Police headquarters, and police charged her with murder in the first degree. Miller is being held without bond in the Kenton County Detention Center.
The case is still under investigation, and anyone with information about the crash is asked to call Detective Jim Lindeman at 859-292-2272.
The investigation is being handled by the Covington Police Department Traffic Unit, Criminal Investigations Bureau and the Kenton County Serious Traffic Accident Reconstruction Team.