FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
On Jan. 22, at 10:57 p.m., the Springfield Police Department was dispatched to National Avenue and Cherry Street to investigate an injury accident involving a pedestrian. Bradley Bizzle, age 45, of Springfield was struck by a northbound vehicle. The involved vehicle left the scene after striking Bizzle. Bizzle was transported to a local hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries. The next of kin has been notified. Today, the suspect vehicle was located and the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about the crash is asked to contact the Springfield Police Department at 417-864-1810.
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Case number: 17-3113
Media Contact: Lt. Grant Dorrell
Release authorized by: Lt. Grant Dorrell