Pedestrian killed in Graves County

GRAVES COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - A deadly collision is reported in Graves County, KY. According to the Graves County Sheriff's Department, a Wingo man was killed Friday night in a vehicle versus pedestrian accident on US 45 South.

The incident occurred about one mile north of the Water Valley community on US 45 around 11:15 p.m.

Authorities say Maurice O. Banks, 50 was walking in the northbound lane when he was hit by a pick-up truck driven by Jason Ochalek, 22 of Wingo.

Banks was killed upon impact with the vehicle.

Ochalek was not injured. Graves County Deputy Sheriff Jason Harpole is in the process of reconstructing the collision.

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