Pedestrian Killed In Hit And Run

A 56-year-old man was killed last night as he was crossing the street. Police in Pueblo said the vehicle took off.

It happened at the intersection of East Fourth Street and La Crosse at about 11:20 p.m. Saturday.

Police said the man was crossing East Fourth in the crosswalk. They said he was hit by a vehicle going west on East 4th.

The investigation is still ongoing. Police said they do not know if alcohol, drugs or speed were a factor in the accident.

Anyone with information about the accident is asked to call Pueblo Crime Stoppers at 542-STOP (7867) or visit their site here.