Colorado Springs police identify pedestrian killed in hit-and-run crash


Colorado Springs police identified the man killed Wednesday in a hit-and-run crash on South Nevada Avenue, though the death remains under investigation.

A dark colored SUV fatally hit Harold Mackey III, 52, of Sioux City, Iowa, just before 8 p.m. on Wednesday in the 1400 block of South Nevada Avenue, police Lt. James Sokolik said in a release. The SUV fled.

Sokolik said anyone with information is asked to call the department at 444-7000. Anonymous tips are accepted through the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at 634-7867.

Mackey is the 39th traffic fatality in Colorado Springs this year.


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