Hit-and-run driver kills pedestrian; police seeking suspect

Posted at 4:53 AM, Jul 26, 2014
and last updated 2014-07-26 15:30:36-04

WRIGHT TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Police are searching for a hit-and-run driver who they say struck and killed a pedestrian late Thursday night in Ottawa County.

The incident happened at Arthur Street and 24th in Wright Township.  Police say Travis Ryke, 24, was walking along the street when a vehicle hit him.  He was rushed to the hospital, but he died as a result of his injuries.

There is no suspect vehicle description available.  Anyone with information is asked to call the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office.