Pedestrian dead in hit-and-run crash on I-70 in Denver

Police in are investigating a fatal hit-and-run crash on Interstate 70 overnight Saturday.

It happened on the freeway near the N. Pecos Street exit, according to a DPD tweet posted around 1 a.m. Sunday.

Police said a pedestrian on the highway was struck by a vehicle that left the scene of the crash.

The pedestrian, whose identity has not been released, was pronounced deceased at the scene, police said.

Read more at thedenverchannel.com.

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