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Police identify man killed in KCMO hit-and-run crash

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Posted at 8:07 PM, Dec 29, 2021
and last updated 2022-01-01 14:46:46-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A hit-and-run driver struck and killed a 60-year-old man carrying groceries to his apartment Wednesday night.

Police said Jeffrey L. Moore got off a bus about 6:30 p.m. in the 10500 block of East 42nd Street.

He was crossing a street to get to his apartment building when he was hit by the car, police said.

A caller told police there was a body in the street.

Officers arrived and found the victim.

Police said car parts left at the crash scene came from a 2007-2012 Nissan Sentra.

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