Police identify man killed while trying to cross street in wheelchair; driver still on the run

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The person hit while crossing the street in a wheelchair Monday has died, and now police need your help to tack down the person who hit them and took off.

It happened near 11th and Charlotte around 9:40 a.m. The victim, 50-year-old Phillip M. Noel was in a wheelchair.

The suspect, who was in a white vehicle with temporary tags, took off from the scene. The vehicle has front end damage and was dragging  a bumper.

Police need help tracking down this vehicle.

If you see a vehicle matching this description or have more information that can help police in their investigation, call 911 or the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-TIPS. You can remain anonymous.

A car hit and killed a person in a wheelchair then took off Monday, May 14, 2018.

A car hit and killed a person in a wheelchair then took off Monday, May 14, 2018.

A car hit and killed a person in a wheelchair then took off Monday, May 14, 2018.

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