Fayette County pedestrian hit, killed on Leestown Road; suspect detained in Scott County

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WDKY) - Authorities have closed Leestown Road as crews are responding to a deadly wreck near the Scott County Line.

Crews say the road is shut down from Dolan Lane and Browns Mill Road because of the wreck.

The Lexington Traffic Management Center is asking drivers to find an alternate route. Outbound traffic is being diverted to Yarnallton Pike.

A crash reconstruction unit is at the scene. The road is expected to remain closed for hours.

Fox 56 has a crew at the scene. We will provide more details as they become available.

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