Man dies after hit-and-run crash in southeast Missouri


SIKESTON, Mo. (AP) _ Authorities say a Missouri man has died after a hit-and-run crash in southeast Missouri.

KFVS-TV reports that the crash happened Monday night in Scott County. Scott County Sheriff Rick Walter says the victim was hit while walking along a road. A passerby found the man’s body. The man’s name wasn’t immediately released.

Walter says the vehicle involved in the crash is missing a right mirror and has damage to the right headlight.

Authorities are asking anyone with information to call the Missouri State Highway Patrol or the Sikeston Department of Public Safety.
Information from: KFVS-TV