Crime & Safety
Victim identified in fatal hit-and-run in Lawrence
TOPEKA, Kan. – Lawrence Police say a person died after being struck with a car Friday night.
LPD says officers responded to reports that a pedestrian had been hit on a crosswalk in the 1400 block of W 19th St.
They found 60-year-old Emily Lepley and attempted life-saving measures, but Lepley died at the scene.
The department continues to investigate the incident.