Deadly hit-and-run crash under investigation in Missouri

May 16, 2019 GMT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities are investigating what appears to be a deadly hit-and-run crash in Kansas City.

The Kansas City Star reports that officers responded early Sunday to a report about a body lying in a road. Missouri Capt. Tim Hernandez says the victim was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

An emergency room doctor says the victim appeared to have been struck by a vehicle. Hernandez says the traffic investigation unit doesn’t have any witnesses or video to determine what happened, or any suspect information.



Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://www.kcstar.com