A man who was struck by a vehicle on Thursday while trying to cross Tesson Ferry has died from his injuries according to the St. Louis County Police Department.
Around 7:20 p.m. on Oct. 26, officers from the St. Louis County Police Department Affton Southwest Precinct responded to the area of Tesson Ferry and Towne South for a report of a person struck in a vehicle accident.
According to the police, an unidentified male was struck by an SUV while attempting to cross Tesson Ferry. The male was wearing all dark clothing when struck and was transported to a local hospital where he later died from his injuries.
The driver of the striking vehicle remained on scene and is cooperating with the investigation.
The police also noted that the pedestrian who was killed was not crossing at a traffic light or crosswalk.
The St. Louis County Police are requesting anyone with additional information to contact them at 636-529-8210 or CrimeStoppers at 1-866-371-8477.
This story will be updated.