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Pedestrian run over, killed during an argument with driver

  • Kansas City Star
  • Published Sunday, May 11, 2014, at 8:56 a.m.
  • Updated Monday, May 12, 2014, at 1:26 p.m.


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Homicide detectives are investigating the death of a person who was run over and killed during an argument early Sunday morning in Kansas City.

Police responded to a report of a vehicle and pedestrian accident about 1:30 a.m. in the 5500 block of East Truman Road.

Police determined that the driver intentionally struck the victim after a disturbance between the two.

The driver fled on foot and was last seen running north through the woods, according to police.

Anyone with information about the homicide is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (474-8477).

Robert A. Cronkleton, bcronkleton@kcstar.com

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