Washington state police seeking driver in fatal hit-and-run

SHELTON, Wash. (AP) — A pedestrian was killed and police are seeking a driver following a hit-and-run accident on U.S. Highway 101 in Washington state. KOMO-TV reports emergency personnel pronounced the pedestrian dead at the scene of the accident near Shelton around 8 p.m. Sunday. The victim’s identity has not been released. Police say the pedestrian was walking on the shoulder of the road when a southbound minivan veered and struck the victim near the city about 22 miles northwest of Olympia. Investigators are seeking the driver of a white, Chevrolet Astro van.