Update: Police release names of two people killed in hit-and-run

ST. LOUIS, MO – Police released the names of the man and woman killed in the hit-and-run that occurred on Friday morning.

This is an update to a previous post.

According to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, police identified the female driver who died at the scene as 35-year-old Maurice Norman. The female passenger who was sent to the hospital for life-threatening injuries and later passed away was identified as 33-year-old Erica Finger.

Norman was traveling east on St. Louis Avenue in a Chevrolet Impala. A driver in a 2007 Pontiac Grand Prix traveling southbound on N. 11th Street ran a stop light at the intersection and t-boned the Chevrolet on the driver’s side.

Another update police reported was the driver fled the crash scene on foot. They have not identified the suspect or reported if the person was caught.

This article is one in a series presented by OnderLaw to inform our neighbors about car accidents and traffic news across our city. It should not be interpreted as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured in a hit-and-run accident, we would like to discuss your case in detail. Depending on the circumstances, you may be entitled to financial compensation for your medical bills, your lost income, and other expenses. More importantly, the only way to hold reckless hit-and-run drivers accountable or fix the root cause of many accidents is to enlist the help of an experienced attorney that has the possibility to effect change and can prevent this from happening to another family. Contact us today to speak to one of our compassionate St. Louis car accident attorneys.