CASSVILLE, Mo. -- A vehicle hit a man walking along a highway on Wednesday night but the driver didn't stop to help the man. An ambulance took Tommy Rickman, 44, of Purdy to the hospital in Cassville but doctors couldn't save him. Now the Missouri State Highway Patrol asks for the public's help to find the driver.
The crash was about 7:30 p.m. along Business Route 37 north of Cassville. Troopers are looking for the driver of a black Ford or Chevrolet crew cab pickup that was seen going north on that highway near the time of the crash.
Anyone with information about the vehicle, the driver or the crash can call the Highway Patrol at (417) 895-6868.