SUV Hits & Kills Skateboarder

By KOLR10 News

Published 07/10 2014 09:34PM

Updated 07/10 2014 10:30PM

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- A man riding on a skateboard died after being hit by a car Thursday night.

It happened around 7:00 p.m. on Kansas Expressway near West Nichols Street in Springfield.

Police said the SUV was traveling north on Kansas, and as it reached the intersection, the man on the skateboard went into the intersection and was hit. 

The SUV driver remained at the scene and was fully cooperative.

Police said the victim's name will be released after his family has been notified.

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