Update: More details released in fatal St. Louis crash on Friday
Posted on Monday, January 11th, 2021
ST. LOUIS, MO – Police identified the vehicles involved in the accident that killed two people early Friday morning and labeled the crash as a hit-and-run accident.
This is an update to an earlier post.
According to KSDK, the fatal collision occurred when a Pontiac Grand Prix was traveling southbound on N. 11th Street and ran a red light. The Pontiac struck the driver’s side of a Chevrolet Impala that was traveling on St. Louis Avenue around 2:25 a.m.
Police report the driver of the Pontiac fled the crash scene. It is unclear if they apprehended the driver or not.
The driver of the Chevrolet was pronounced dead at the crash. A passenger in the Chevrolet was transported to a local hospital, where she passed away due to her injuries.
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