KENNETT, Mo. (KFVS) - A pedestrian walking along Independence Avenue, near the Kentucky Fried Chicken in Kennett, was hit and killed Friday night, September 11.
Police said officers were called to the scene around 7:39 p.m. and found that the driver involved in the crash had left the scene.
The pedestrian did not survive and died at the scene.
Police describe the suspect vehicle as a silver color 1989 to 1992 Chevrolet Silverado or GMC Sierra extended cab truck with a toolbox in the back of the truck bed.
The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information about the truck or crash is asked to call the Kennett Police Department at 573-888-4622, send a message on Facebook Messenger, or email Lt. Moody here.