- Associated Press - Wednesday, September 30, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - A person has died after being struck by a vehicle in an apartment parking lot in Kansas City.

The Kansas City Star (https://bit.ly/1QKnzFr ) reports the incident happened Monday night. According to police, the driver of a vehicle was backing out of a parking space when he turned sharply and hit something.

Authorities say the man told officers he pulled forward and ran over the object a second time, and then got out to see what he struck. The man told police he then saw the pedestrian lying on the ground.

The driver then called authorities, and the pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.

The identity of the pedestrian has not been released, and the investigation is ongoing.

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Information from: The Kansas City Star, https://www.kcstar.com

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