MONTGOMERY COUNTY, OH. (THECOUNT) — Kristen Cannon, of Dayton, Ohio, has been identified as the pedestrian in a Tuesday fatal hit-and-run in Montgomery County.

Cannon, 26, was killed after she was hit by a vehicle early Tuesday morning in Dayton.


According to reports, Cannon was on-foot in the area of the 500 block of Beatrice Drive, when she was hit by a vehicle that then fled the scene around 2 a.m. Tuesday.

Cannon was pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries.

No arrests have been made in connection to the incident.

Police say they are seeking a dark colored SUV that was traveling on Beatrice Drive, between Brandt Pike and Harshman Road around 1:30 a.m. Tuesday.

A candlelight vigil honoring Cannon is planned for Saturday:

Anyone with information about this incident can call Riverside Police at (937) 233-1801 or dispatch at (937) 233-2080. Emailed tips can also be sent to


Geo quick facts: Montgomery County is a county located in the southwestern portion of the U.S. state of Ohio. As of the 2010 census, the population was 535,153, making it the fifth-most populous county in Ohio. The county seat is Dayton – Wikipedia.