Jury Selection Underway In Hit-And-Run Trial

The trial of a man accused of hitting and killing a UK student is underway Tuesday.

A jury is being seated in Shannon Houser's case. Houser is accused of striking UK freshman Connie Blount with his truck last April.

Houser is charged with leaving the scene of an accident, tampering with physical evidence and drug possession.

Houser is faces six years in prison.

27NEWSFIRST has learned that they are having trouble seating the jury because of the high profile nature of the case.

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