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Police ID elderly pedestrian killed in Lenexa crash

Posted: 7:41 PM, Dec 18, 2018
Updated: 2018-12-19 15:29:16-05
Fatal pedestrian crash 7500 Pflumm
Fatal pedestrian crash 7500 Pflumm

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — UPDATE 2:25 PM 12/19/2018: Lenexa police say Ronald G. Roberts, 77, was the man killed after being struck by a vehicle on the 7500 block of Pflumm Road Tuesday.

Officials said a vehicle was traveling southbound on Pflumm and struck Roberts when he was walking westbound in the road. When officers arrived, two people were attempting lifesaving measures but Roberts was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver is cooperating with the investigation.

Lenexa police are still investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.