Woman struck on Frankfort Road

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By Ben Carlson

A Lawrenceburg woman was struck and killed Sunday night when she apparently walked or ran onto Frankfort Road from her driveway.

Debra Rainey, 43, of 1020 Frankfort Road, was pronounced dead shortly after being transported to Frankfort Regional Medical Center, according to the Anderson County Sheriff's Department.

The driver of the vehicle that struck Rainey, Anderson County resident Geromie Gay, was not charged in the incident, and no other charges have been filed.

Deputy Robbie Armstrong said Monday afternoon are continuing to investigate how the accident occurred.

"We are conducting interviews to try to determine what happened," Armstrong said.

The accident occurred about 8 p.m. Deputies and Anderson County EMS personnel responded to the scene. Police closed Frankfort Road from the intersection of Ninevah Road to U.S. 127 Bypass for about one hour.