Jason Aldean bus, en route to Ill., fatally strikes pedestrian

October 28, 2013

According to a spokesman, Aldean was the only passenger on the bus at the time of the accident. He was being taken to illinois for vacation following the last date of his tour.

Authorities say Albert Kennedy walked into the middle of the road and was hit by the bus. A coroner pronounced him dead at the scene.

In a statement issued online, Aldean said, "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."

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