SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — A pedestrian was hit and killed this morning near I-44 in west Springfield.

James Hamilton, 47, was hit around 6:00 a.m. on North Broadview Place, east of I-44.

The driver was not injured.

Sgt. McClure with the Missouri State Highway Patrol said when troopers arrived, CPR was being administered to the victim, who later died at the hospital.

The scene has been cleared.

This is Troop D’s 124th fatality crash for 2023.