Latest Hit-and-run News

Police ID 2 killed last week in crash in north St. Louis

Jan. 12, 2021 9:27 AM EST

Police have identified two people killed last week in a hit-and-run crash in north St. Louis. The crash happened around 1:30 a.m. Friday at an intersection near Interstate 70 when a driver ran a stop sign, police said. Investigators have said that car collided with another driven by Maurice Norman, 35, who died...

Police: Vehicle sought in deadly hit-and-run crash located

Dec. 30, 2020 1:08 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities have located a vehicle that was sought in a fatal hit-and-run crash in which the victim was left lying on the side of a street for more than 48 hours before he was found. Police spokesman Sgt. Jacob Becchina said Wednesday that the occupants of the vehicle also had been...

Hit-and-run driver strikes stroller; baby dies on Christmas

Dec. 26, 2020 11:04 AM EST

NEWARK, Ohio (AP) — A hit-and-run driver struck a woman pushing her 1-year-old grandchild in a stroller, putting the grandmother in critical condition and causing the baby to die Christmas morning, authorities said. The child, Amara White, was being pushed on Londondale Parkway in Newark, Ohio, just before...

Police: Victim of deadly hit-and-run was a 24-year-old man

Dec. 24, 2020 11:03 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities have identified the victim of a fatal hit-and-run crash who was left lying on the side of a street for more than 48 hours before he was found. Police said Thursday that 24-year-old Deyonta Tenner was the person killed Dec. 18 when a speeding vehicle left the roadway and...

Police: Hit-and-run victim was left along roadway two days

Dec. 22, 2020 12:12 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Police in Kansas City, Missouri, believe the victim of a fatal hit-and-run crash was left lying on the side of a street for more than 48 hours before he was found. No arrests have been made in the accident that happened just after midnight Friday near Emanuel Cleaver II Boulevard...

FILE - In this Thursday, March 29, 2018, file photo, Rep. Trey Kelley, R - Cedartown, presents HB 696, related to tax exemptions for computer equipment, which passed the 40th and final day of the 2018 General Assembly session in Atlanta. Kelley was indicted, Thursday, Dec. 10, 2020 on a misdemeanor charge of reckless conduct alleging he failed to call the proper help for a cyclist fatally injured by a friend. The Cedartown Republican, a high-ranking member of the House Republican leadership, denies wrongdoing. (Bob Andres/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, File)

Georgia lawmaker indicted, accused of ignoring hit-and-run

Dec. 10, 2020 7:37 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — A high-ranking Georgia state lawmaker has been indicted on misdemeanor charges alleging he wrongly ignored a fatal 2019 hit-and-run crash that his friend called him about as the victim lay dying in a ditch. State Rep. Trey Kelley, who as majority whip is the fourth-ranking member among House...

Police identify woman killed at Springfield intersection

Dec. 10, 2020 4:36 PM EST

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Police in Springfield have released the name of a woman killed last weekend as she crossed a city intersection. Marcie Brown, 39, of Springfield, had been crossing Sunshine Street at the intersection with Oxford Street late Saturday night when she was hit by a westbound box truck,...

Man sentenced to 18 years for fatal hit-and-run in Columbia

Dec. 8, 2020 5:32 PM EST

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A Columbia man who caused a fatal crash and then fled the scene was sentenced Tuesday to 18 years in prison. Lukas Evans, 22, was sentenced after he pleaded guilty in the death of 37-year-old Jordan Hoyt, of Columbia. Police said Evans was fleeing from an earlier crash when he hit...

Jacksonville Jaguars' Josh Allen takes down Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020, in Green Bay, Wis. Roughing the passer was called on the play. (AP Photo/Mike Roemer)

Jaguars place starting defenders Allen, Hayden, Thomas on IR

Nov. 24, 2020 5:00 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars placed defensive end Josh Allen (knee), cornerback D.J. Hayden (hamstring) and safety Daniel Thomas (arm) on injured reserve Tuesday. Hayden is ineligible to return this season since he already spent one stint on IR. Allen and Thomas are eligible to return...