Kansas City Police Investigating Hit-And-Run As Homicide

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City police say investigators believe a pedestrian killed in a hit-and-run crash was intentionally run down. Police say the crash happened around 3:30 p.m. Monday in the city’s Blue Valley Park, when officers responded to reports of a crash involving a man who was hit by a vehicle and died at the scene. Police say the driver of the vehicle left the scene and abandoned the vehicle a short distance later. No arrests had been reported by Tuesday morning. Police have not released the identities of the victim or the suspected driver.