Pedestrian Killed by Car Near Thomas More

A woman was killed Friday evening after being struck by a vehicle while crossing Thomas More Parkway in Crestview Hills.

Police from Lakeside Park/Crestview Hills and Edgewood responded to the intersection of Thomas More and Centre View Boulevard at around 6:35 p.m.

They found Maja Heist, 46, in the roadway with serious injuries.

The initial investigation revealed that Heist was attempting to cross the street while both directions of traffic on Thomas More Parkway had a green light and the pedestrian sign said "don't walk".

Heist was struck by a 2015 Honda Odyssey that was traveling northwest on Thomas More towards Turkeyfoot Road.

Heist was transported to St. Elizabeth Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.

Kenton County Police asks that anyone with further information on the crash to call them at 859.392.1964.

-Staff report

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