Columbia police identify man hit and killed on I-70

Police believe they have found vehicle and driver connected to hit-and-run crash

Columbia police ID hit-and-run victim and car involved

COLUMBIA, Mo. - Columbia police have identified the man hit and killed on Interstate 70.

Authorities say Ennis Marquis Patrick, 36, of Columbia, was struck and killed while riding a bicycle on I-70 Saturday morning.

Family members told ABC 17 News earlier this week Patrick was the victim in the crash, but police had to wait for DNA confirmation before releasing his name.

Police also believe they have found the vehicle and driver involved in the crash. Columbia Police Department's Traffic Unit is awaiting DNA tests to determine if evidence found on the vehicle matches evidence at the scene.

Stay with ABC 17 News and for more on this developing story.

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