ST. LOUIS, MO – A 28-year-old man died in a single-vehicle collision Sunday morning on Interstate 70, according to KMOV.
The crash happened in the westbound lanes of the interstate near Shreve Avenue around 8 a.m. when 28-year-old De’andre Larkins, of St. Louis, lost control of his vehicle while traveling at a high speed.
The vehicle collided with a curb, left the roadway, then rolled over an unspecified number of times. It hit a streetlight, then finally came to a stop in a green area near the roadway.
Larkins died at the scene of the collision.
No others were injured in the crash.
The accident caused traffic delays for a few hours as detectives investigated the collision.
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