Tacoma, Washington pedestrian killed in hit and run accident

The Seattle Post Intelligencer reports that Ronald McKellar, 53, of Tacoma was killed in a pedestrian accident after being hit by a car and dragged or carried several blocks after impact.

The accident occurred on Pacific Avenue and police believe McKellar was hit between South 64th Street and South 72nd Street around 12:45 am.

Police are looking for the vehicle that hit McKellar. Police spokesman Mark Fulghum said that witnesses believe they heard the accident but no one they interviewed actually saw it. Descriptions of two different vehicles have been given.

Police are asking anyone who might know something about this accident to call Tacoma Police at 253-798-4721.

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