UPDATE: Man found dead 4 days after NE Kansas accident identified

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press
Police in Kansas City, Kan., have identified a bicycle rider who was found dead more than four days after an apparent hit-and-run accident.

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) -- Police in Kansas City, Kan., have identified a bicycle rider who was found dead more than four days after an apparent hit-and-run accident.

But no progress was reported Thursday in finding the vehicle that struck 40-year-old Santiago Zamora-Zamora, who lived in the city.

Officers responding to a call about a body Tuesday afternoon found Zamora-Zamora in an industrial area just off U.S. 69.

Police said Zamora-Zamora had been riding or pushing a red bicycle when he was hit sometime between 6 a.m. and 8 a.m. on Nov. 29. His name was withheld while investigators confirmed his identity and notified relatives.

Authorities are asking the public to report any information about the incident.



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Police in Kansas City, Kan., are asking the public's help in solving the apparent hit-and-run death of a man on a bicycle.

Officers received a call Tuesday about a body in an industrial area just off U.S. 69.

The department said Wednesday it appeared the victim had been struck by a vehicle about four days before the body was found.

Police say the man had been riding or pushing a red bicycle when he was hit sometime between 6 a.m. and 8 a.m. on Nov. 29. Investigators are trying to confirm his identity and won't release his name until relatives are notified.


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