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1 man, child suffered serious injuries Tuesday night after hit-and-run crash

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Posted at 6:34 PM, Aug 02, 2022
and last updated 2022-08-06 16:17:22-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — One man and a toddler were struck Tuesday night by a hit-and-run driver at East 55th Street and Byrams Ford Road in Kansas City, Missouri.

The man suffered serious injuries.

Police said the two-year-old child suffered road rash.

The driver of a white Kia headed east on East 55th Street at a high rate of speed drove off the side of the street and hit the victims as they stood in their driveway, police said.

The driver didn't stop and raced down East 55th Street from the crash.

No description of the driver was available.