Kansas City police investigating after woman struck, killed in hit-and-run crash


KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City, Missouri Police Department is investigating after a 61-year-old woman was killed following a hit-and-run crash Wednesday night.

The incident was reported just after 7 p.m.

Police said the woman was crossing Troost Avenue near 81st Street, east to west, when she was struck by a person driving northbound. The driver of the vehicle then left the scene.

The name of the victim has not been released at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories


More News

Digital First

More digital first