A fatal accident involving a pedestrian in the 1300 block of Quindaro is under investigation, according to a spokesman for the Kansas City, Kan., Police Department.
Police responded to 13th and Quindaro Boulevard about 9:29 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26.
The preliminary investigation indicates the victim was walking on Quindaro Boulevard when she was struck by a vehicle, the spokesman said. The victim, a female in her 40s, died from injuries sustained in the accident. The vehicle that struck her left the scene, according to the police spokesman.
The victim's identity is being withheld pending positive identification and notification of relatives.
The accident remains under investigation by the Kansas City, Kan., Police Department's Traffic Support Unit-Critical Collision Response Team. Anyone with information about the accident is asked to call the TIPS hotline at 816-474-TIPS.