Bicyclist killed in a hit and run on Nissan Drive

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CANTON, Miss. (WJTV) – One person is dead after a hit and run accident on Nissan Drive in Canton.

On Tuesday, around 7:00 pm, the Mississippi Highway Patrol (MHP) responded to the accident involving a bicyclist and a vehicle.

Investigators said the preliminary investigation shows that a bicyclist was struck by a vehicle on Nissan Dr and killed.

According to MHP, the vehicle left the scene traveling south on Nissan Drive. There is no vehicle information available at this time.

The bicyclist has been identified as Robert Walker of Jackson.

If anyone has information, notify the Mississippi Highway Patrol. This accident is under investigation.

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