Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Police Investigating Fatal Hit and Run Accident Involving a Pedestrian

At around 10:40 pm last night, Overland Park Police responded to the area of W. 71st. Street, just east of Metcalf Ave., in reference to a hit and run accident involving a pedestrian.

The pedestrian, a 35 year-old white female, was transported to a local hospital where she later died from her injuries.

Overland Park Traffic Safety Officers are currently on scene and continuing with their investigation.

Anyone with information on this accident is asked to call Sgt. Scott Ferguson with the Overland Park Traffic Safety Division at (913) 895-6289.