Police say body found on road west of Plainview

Authorities in Northeast Nebraska are investigating a hit-and-run after there was a body found early Monday. 

Pierce County Sheriff, Rick Eberhardt, says the body of 57-year old Kolawole Akinnigbagbe was found along US Highway 20 just west of Plainview. 

Sheriff Eberhardt says the investigators have determined that Akinningbagbe was walking on the North shoulder of the highway around midnight when he was hit by a vehicle that left the scene. 

No arrests have been reported. If anyone has any information, they are asked to contact the Pierce County Sheriff's Office.