Missouri Man Killed in Southeast Kansas Hit and Run

Missouri Man Killed in Southeast Kansas Hit and Run
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The Kansas Highway Patrol investigates a hit and run in Allen County, Kansas, about two miles west of Moran.

The body of 26-year-old Billy Lee Montgomery, of Springfield, Missouri, was found in the eastbound lane of US 54 (just east of 3400th Road) early Sunday morning (Aug. 26, 2018).

The investigation is ongoing. No details about the vehicle involved in the crash have been released.

The Kansas Highway Patrol is asking for anyone who may be familiar with Montgomery, or who may have seen him or anything suspicious in the area of US-54 or US-169 to please contact our investigators. If you or someone you know saw anything or has heard anything regarding this incident, please call KHP Trooper Brett Goins at 620-431-2100.