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Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run in 4700 block of Ridgeway Avenue

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Posted at 8:12 AM, Jun 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-16 18:09:24-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A female pedestrian was struck and killed early Sunday morning near the intersection of East 47th Street and Ridgeway Avenue.

Kansas City, Missouri, police were called to the scene just after 5:30 a.m.

KCPD investigators said an unidentified female was lying in the eastbound lane of 47th Street just east of Ridgeway. She had been struck by a Ford F-150 van traveling east on 47th Street and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Anyone with any information is encouraged to call the Tips Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477).