Jogger struck on Milledge Road


A 25-year-old woman was taken to a hospital after she was struck while jogging on the 500 block of Milledge Road on Wednesday morning.

Maj. Jim Griffin said Lee Catherine Booker was transported to Trinity Hospital with injuries to her leg after being struck at the Pikes Lane intersection just before 11 a.m. The extent of injuries was not made public.

The driver of the vehicle, Katherine Ray Prewett, 21, told deputies she did not see the jogger crossing the intersection.

Griffin said Prewett was at fault for failure to yield. No charges will be filed against the driver.



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