LEE'S SUMMIT, Mo. - - Lee's Summit police have blocked off the eastbound lanes of Highway 50 at southbound Highway 291 after a pedestrian was struck and killed.
Police dispatchers said crews were called out just after 8 p.m. to the intersection on a reported crash.
Authorities requested additional resources to help investigate the crash.
Lee's Summit Police Spokesman Chris Depue says a pedestrian was struck and killed near the intersection.
Authoritie say the incident was a hit-and-run.