Man dead after crashing into retaining wall in SW Garden area

SOUTH ST. LOUIS, MO – A driver died after crashing into a wall in the Southwest Garden neighborhood early yesterday morning, according to KMOV 4.

The crash happened at about 12:30 a.m. in the 4400 block of Shaw Boulevard, near South Vandeventer Avenue, as the driver of a Pontiac Firebird was reportedly traveling at a high rate of speed.

The driver lost control of his vehicle, and it went off the side of the road, before crashing into a retaining wall.

The driver, who was not immediately identified, died at the scene.

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