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Police ID elderly man who died after being hit by car near 75th and Pflumm in Lenexa

LENEXA, Kan. — Police in Lenexa are investigating after a man was struck and killed by a car Tuesday evening.

According to police, an elderly man, later identified as 77-year-old Ronald Roberts, was hit by a car when he tried to cross Pflumm Road near W. 75th Terrace around 5:30 p.m.

Lenexa police said when first-responders arrived, two people were attempting life-saving measures. Paramedics also tried to save the 77-year-old, but the man died at the scene of the crash.

Police said the driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with officers. Lenexa and Shawnee police are still investigating the deadly crash.

Police investigate pedestrian hit and killed near 75th and Pflumm