MCSO seeks info about fatal hit-and-run in Buckeye

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Keith Edgemon By Jennifer Thomas Keith Edgemon By Jennifer Thomas
By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas
By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas
By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas

BUCKEYE, Ariz. – The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office is seeking information regarding a fatal hit-and-run near Buckeye last week.

The body of Keith Edgemon, 38, was found on Palo Verde Road about one-fourth mile south of Baseline Road just before 6 a.m. Friday.

According to the sheriff's office, Edgemon was walking on Palo Verde Road when he was struck by an unknown vehicle traveling southbound between 5:30 a.m. and 5:55 a.m. The vehicle did not stop at the scene.

Officer Christopher Hegstrom said Edgemon's body had significant head trauma.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office at 602-876-1011.

Edgemon leaves behind a wife and son.