Hopkinsville, KY – Man Killed in Pedestrian Crash on S Main St


Mike Breen Aug. 11, 2022

Hopkinsville, KY (August 11, 2022) – One man died as a result of a pedestrian accident in the Hopkinsville area on Tuesday evening. At around 8:30 p.m., on August 9, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash that occurred on South Main Street.

Reports from the Hopkinsville Police Department show that a man was walking near the Country Mark gas station on South Main Street during the evening hours.

As a man traveled down the southbound side of the roadway, he was struck by a southbound vehicle, which was driven by a 47-year-old woman from Earlington, Kentucky.

The man was severely injured in the crash. He was rushed by ambulance to Baptist Health Hospital, where he later passed away from his injuries.

The crash is under investigation at this time.

We offer our condolences to the family of the pedestrian who died as a result of this crash.


Each week, over 600 people are injured in motor vehicle crashes across the state of Kentucky. These crashes add up to leaving tens of thousands of people harmed in our state every year. There are many cases where innocent people suffered due to the negligence of drivers. 

The time after a motor vehicle accident can be quite challenging for victims to deal with. Having painful injuries that negatively affect your health and well-being can be exhausting, both mentally and physically. The financial impacts of a crash just make the recovery process even more difficult.

Unfortunately, we see a significant number of people end up passing away as a result of the injuries that they have suffered due to these accidents. Families are often forced to endure overwhelming consequences after losing loved ones in fatal collisions.

If you’ve been negatively affected by a motor vehicle accident, our pedestrian accident lawyers in Hopkinsville can help you get justice. Our legal team will build a solid legal case on your behalf and fight to get full compensation to help cover the damages and losses that your family faces as a result of your loved one’s accident.

Our team Mike Breen Attorney at Law, PSC understands how difficult it can be to move forward after losing a loved one in a fatal accident. As personal injury lawyers in Hopkinsville, our team is committed to helping families who are negatively affected by negligent drivers

Our lawyers can help you pursue a wrongful death case so you are able to protect your legal rights. We will help you get the money needed for medical expenses, lost wages, funeral expenses, and other costs that you face.

Our team will help you hold the person who caused your family harm to account. You can reach out to our Kentucky personal injury lawyers at your earliest convenience by calling 270-782-3030.

Our team can meet with you to discuss your loved one’s accident, so we are able to move forward and help you get justice. Our law firm today to get started on your personal injury case.

Note: Our writers used secondary sources to create this post. These sources include but are not limited to state and local police reports, news stories, and various other media sources. Our team has not independently verified all of the facts pertaining to this accident. If there is any information that is incorrect, please contact Mike Breen Attorney at Law, PSC right away so we can make the correction to the post. 

Disclaimer: This post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is meant to be legal or medical advice. If you are injured in an accident, seek medical assistance as soon as possible. The photo used in this post was not taken at the actual accident site.