Update: Driver identified in fatal pedestrian crash on South Broadway
Posted on Thursday, October 29th, 2020
ST. LOUIS, MO – Police have identified the suspected drunk driver behind Monday night’s fatal pedestrian crash as 23-year-old Kevin Harrison.
This is an update to an earlier story.
Police report that Harrison was driving a 1985 Ford Crown Victoria southbound on South Broadway when he struck a pedestrian north of Arlee Avenue at around 9:13 p.m. The impact threw the pedestrian into a 2020 Chevrolet Malibu that was parked nearby. No one was in the vehicle at the time of the crash.
The pedestrian was identified as 35-year-old Latrishia Kent. She was pronounced dead at the crash scene.
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