Driver flees after pedestrian hit and killed along Brice Road

COLUMBUS (WCMH) – A pedestrian was killed this morning after being hit by a car on Brice Road.

It happened shortly before 6am on Brice Road between I-70 and Tussing Road.

According to police, 21-year-old Amy Stewart was crossing Brice Road when she was struck by a silver van or SUV. Police said the driver stopped, got out of his vehicle and looked it over for damage before getting back in and driving off.

Steward was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police ask that anyone with information about the crash call Columbus police at 614-645-4545. They say the vehicle will have damage to the front end passenger side.

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