GRANDVIEW, Mo. — Police say someone walking in the 12100 block of the Blue Ridge Extension was struck and killed by a vehicle Wednesday morning.
The area investigators are focused on is between I-49 and Grandview Road.
The Missouri Highway Patrol says the crash happened just before 9 a.m. when Grandview police found a man on the side of the road.
Grandview Fire Department pronounced the man dead on the scene. He has been identified as 42-year-old Robert A. Gatewell, of Kansas City, Missouri.
The driver of the vehicle stayed on scene and is cooperating with the investigators.
MHP is investigating in addition to the Grandview Police Department.
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