Fatal Accident

By: Sarah Goebel
By: Sarah Goebel

A Hardin County man is dead after he was hit by a car while trying to get into his vehicle.
77-year-old Thelbert Booker was driving on Pleasant Hill Road in Hart County yesterday when he pulled over to talk to someone on the side of the road.
Booker left his truck on the road and as he was approaching his vehicle to get back in, he was hit.
Booker was flown to University of Lousiville Hospital where he later died.
The driver of the second vehicle, 85-year-old Johny Riggs was taken to Hardin Memorial Hospital.
His condition is not yet known.


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