19-year-old killed in hit and run in Hudson

A pedestrian was killed in a hit and run Friday night in Hudson. The crash occurred around 9 p.m. at Bolton Avenue and Omaha Street. Troopers said a Tyler Sheeks, 19, was walking westbound in the westbound lane along Bolton Avenue when he was struck by a gray Ford F-150. The vehicle fled the scene, according to the report, and Sheeks died at the scene. According to his cousin, Shelbie Adams, Sheeks has a baby girl who was born 2 1/2 months ago. “He was only 19 years old. He finally was getting his head on straight for his baby girl who was born only 2 1/2 months ago. He was loved and now he will be missed. He had a job as a garbage man and he was doing everything for his babygirl. Whom will now never get to meet her daddy,” she said. Troopers said charges are pending.Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call FHP at 813-631-4020.

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