Pedestrian killed in south KC hit and run

09/14/2013 9:20 PM

09/14/2013 9:20 PM

Kansas City police say a Grandview man was struck and killed early Saturday by a hit-and-run driver on Interstate 49.

The incident was reported shortly before 3 a.m. on the highway at 155th Street in far southern Kansas City.

Police said the victim, Robert Hays, 48, was struck by a southbound vehicle that exited the highway at 155th Street.

Investigators believe the vehicle has significant body or windshield damage and they ask anyone with information about the incident to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.

Tony Rizzo, trizzo@kcstar.com

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