ST. LOUIS, MO — A 66-year-old man was struck and killed early Wednesday morning in a crash after having been in another car accident on Interstate 270 southbound in St. Louis, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Trooper B. A. Alcorn and local police responded to the incident on the southbound lanes of I-270 in southwest St. Louis near Kirkwood at around 12:32 a.m.
According to the crash report, the man was standing in the roadway from a prior crash when a southbound 2015 Nissan Rogue struck him.
The man, a resident of Oklahoma, was pronounced dead on scene.
The driver of the Rogue, a 17-year-old girl, was not reported injured.
No further information has been reported.
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