Vincent Michael Walker death – obituary : 66, of Lexington pedestrian killed in hit and run incident

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Vincent Michael Walker death – obituary, cause of death : Vincent Michael Walker, 66, of Lexington, has died. He passed away after being struck by a truck on Fairview Drive near Highgate Lane on tuesday.

Lexington Fire Department and Davidson County EMS responded to a 911 emergency call about a possible hit and run incident involving a Lexington man.

When deputies arrived at the scene of the accident, they found the victim who was later identified as Vincent Michael Walker age 61 years old lying on responsive on the side of the road.

According to eyewitness report, the 61 years old was taking a morning walk when an unidentified vehicle suddenly lost control and struck Vincent as he walked along killing him almost instantly.

The Lexington Fire Department reports say, Walker had been walking south on Fairview Drive when a 2014 Dodge truck hit him.

Vincent Michael Walker was a friend to many people he came in contact with, a wonderful son we loved dearly, a big brother who cherished his little brother and sister, an uncle who adored his niece and nephews, a hard worker, caring, giving, kin-hearted, helpful, loved people, a hugger, and any others I could use to describe our son. Those who truly knew him, loved him, and will miss his presence, his laughter, and sense of humor. Forever in our hearts.

He is survived by his wife and children and grandchildren who loved and will miss him very much.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information about this case, please call the LPD at (336) 243-3302or Lexington Area Crime Stoppers (336) 243-2400