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Woman struck, killed at 71 Highway, Gregory Saturday morning

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Posted at 5:10 AM, Feb 27, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-28 15:47:34-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — UPDATE, Feb 28. 8:30 a.m. | Police identified the victim as Uvoncka V. McKie, 46, of Kansas City, Missouri.

EARLIER | A woman was struck and killed on U.S. 71 highway and East Gregory Boulevard early Saturday.

Police were called around 12:20 a.m. to the scene in the northbound lanes of U.S. 71.

Officers said a vehicle hit a woman in the northbound lanes.

She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The vehicle continued northbound and has not been located.

An investigation is underway.

This is a developing story, stay with 41 Action News for updates.