Information on Fatal Hit and Run Still Sought

Officials are still seeking information on a fatal hit and run that happened back in September in Greenwood County.

According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, on September 1st at approximately 12:38 a.m., a fatal crash occurred on US-400 Highway, one mile west of Severy, Kansas. Law enforcment continues to investigate this crash, and is still seeking any information the public can provide.

45-year-old Mark Makovec of Chanute was changing a tire on a 1993 Chevrolet truck, when he was struck by an unknown truck. The damage to the hit and run vehicle may have been minimal.

If anyone has any information on the hit and run vehicle, or a driver who may have been involved in this incident, please forward any information on to the Kansas Highway Patrol at the Troop H office, 620-431-2100.