Tallahassee Man Killed in Friday Morning Hit and Run Accident

Posted at 8:40 AM, Apr 22, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-03 07:25:55-04

TALLAHASSEE, FL (WTXL) -- A person has been killed while trying to cross West Tennessee Street Friday morning, according to the Leon County Sheriff's Office.

49-year-old Joey Tucker Kilgore was pronounced dead at the scene.

The preliminary investigation, conducted by the LCSO Traffic Homicide Unit, revealed Kilgore was attempting to cross the road at the 3800 block of West Tennessee when he was struck by an unknown vehicle, said deputies.

That vehicle left the scene.

If you have any information about this incident please call the Leon County Sheriff’s Office at 850-606-3300 or Crime Stoppers at 850-574-TIPS.