Man killed when struck by vehicle in Airway Heights; driver at large

May 17, 2019 GMT

A man was killed Thursday evening when he was struck by a vehicle in Airway Heights.

The driver initially stopped, but then fled the scene, the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release.

Deputies were called to Hayford Road at Sprague just after 9 p.m. The pedestiran was crossing Hayford from east to west when he was struck by a southbound vehicle on Hayford.

The driver fled to the south.

The Sheriff’s Office is asking that anyone who witnessed this incident or can help identify the driver to call Corporal Jeff Welton at (509) 477-3237.