One dies, one injured after being hit by vehicle

Lawton police are investigating a fatal collision between a vehicle and pedestrians. It happened around 2:00 this morning on west Lee Blvd.

Police say two pedestrians were hit by a vehicle which then took off, killing one of them. The other was air-lifted to an Oklahoma City hospital in critical condition.

The west bound lanes of Lee were closed down for a time.

Right now, police say they aren't sure why the two were walking, but they do say they have a person of interest for the driver of the vehicle.  Again, police are still investigating.

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