Pedestrian killed walking on sidewalk in Asheville

By: AP
By: AP

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- Police say a pedestrian has been killed after being hit while walking on a sidewalk in Asheville.

Investigators said the crash happened around 12:15 p.m. Sunday on Kimberly Avenue, a tree-lined street in north Asheville with sidewalks on both sides of the road.

Police identified the woman killed as 66-year-old Virginia Senechal. They say the 29-year-old driver that struck Senechal is being questioned.

Authorities have not said how the vehicle ended up on the sidewalk.

No charges have been filed.

You must be logged in to post comments.

Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:


6450 Papermill Drive Knoxville, TN 37919 Phone - (865) 450-8888; Fax - (865) 450-8869
Copyright © 2015 WVLT-TV Inc. - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 266941581 -
Gray Television, Inc.