Man Charged in Deadly Hit and Run Accident
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A 26-year-old man was charged in Johnson County Court related to a fatal accident early Saturday morning on I-35.
Police say Brock James caused the accident on I-35, north of College Boulevard, that killed Christopher Randolph, Senior, a husband of 14 years, a father of six and a temporary, labor worker from Kansas City, Missouri.
Brock was charged Monday afternoon with Failure to Stop at an Accident, Resulting in Death.
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Investigators say Randolph was putting gas in his van that broke down on I-35 when James struck and killed him.
Troopers say after the deadly wreck, James ran from the scene.
“It’s very devastating, very devastating. Nobody wants to go through this, ” says Randolph’s wife, Glenda.
Investigators urge anyone, who witnessed the deadly hit and run, to call the Kansas Highway Patrol.