From The Trussville Tribune staff reports
RUSSELL COUNTY – An east Alabama man is dead after a hit and run that took place approximately three miles east of Seale in Russell County, according to Carol Robinson.
Rickey Matthews, 52, was identified as the pedestrian who was killed while walking on Lato Road near Whitetail Road. The incident happened at 9:45 p.m. last night. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Anyone with information on the driver who left the scene is asked to call Alabama State Troopers at 334-242-0700.