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Man Runs Over Wife
BURLINGTON, Ky. (WKRC-TV) Boone County Sheriff's Investigators are working a tragic case Monday.
According to the Sheriff's Department, they responded around 2:00pm to a home on Utz Lane in Burlington.
When they got there they found that 79-year-old Nathaniel Simpson had run over his wife as he was attempting to back his car into the garage of their home.
Investigators speculate that he might have accidentally hit the accelerator instead of the brake, causing the car to strike his wife, 76-year-old Phyllis Simpson.
Phyllis died at their home.
The accident is still under investigation.