Washington State Patrol investigating fatal hit-and-run in Othello

Othello, Moses Lake

OTHELLO, Wash. — A person was struck and killed in a hit-and-run collision in Othello early Sunday morning, Sept. 18.  

According to Washington State Patrol, a person was walking westbound on State Route 24 at Mile Post 79 just after midnight when a vehicle traveling the same direction struck the pedestrian.  

WSP says the driver of the vehicle did not stay at the scene and continued west. The pedestrian was declared dead at the scene.  

The victim, a male, has not been identified. 

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