Male pedestrian killed outside Independence, Ky.

Posted at 5:32 AM, Jul 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-13 09:56:59-04

INDEPENDENCE, Ky. -- Twenty-seven-year-old Ryan Boyle of Walton died early Wednesday after being struck on Madison Pike south of Independence.

The emergency call came in around 3:37 a.m. Wednesday after Boyle was struck by a truck driver, who stopped to assist him.

Police say when they arrived, Boyle was not breathing. The road was closed for several hours as crews investigated.