EKU student killed in traffic accident - Tri-State News, Weather & Sports

EKU student killed in traffic accident

RICHMOND, KY (AP) - Authorities say a man killed in a traffic accident in Richmond, Kentucky, was a student at Eastern Kentucky University.

According to WKYT-TV
, 22-year-old David Nelson Lee was leaving the parking lot of a convenience store Friday afternoon when his car was struck by a van. Authorities say Lee died at the scene.

Clerks at the store say drivers often speed on the road Lee was trying to turn onto.

Authorities say Lee's parents are in Irvine, Texas, but he has grandparents in Irvine and Richmond.

Investigators have not said if anyone will be charged.


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