Jason Aldean's Tour Bus Hits and Kills Pedestrian
October 28, 2013
Country singer Jason Aldean confirmed on Monday that a man was killed last night after being struck by his tour bus in Knox County, Indiana.
"With a heavy heart, I'm sad to say that a man passed away last night after stepping out in front of my bus in Indiana," the 36-year-old Grammy nominee said in a statement on Twitter.
"In all the years I've been touring and all the miles we've driven,
nothing prepares you for something like this to happen. I'm praying for
Albert Kennedy's family and friends today and ask that you do the same,"
A police report obtained by ABC News said that Kennedy -- who lived in Vincennes, IN --was struck by Aldean's bus after he "walked out into the middle of the roadway" on the northbound lane of US 41 North at around 1:30 a.m. Monday morning. The report noted that the coroner pronounced the man dead on the scene due to "trauma to the head and chest."
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