PRESS RELEASE: Florissant car accident victim identified, police looking for witnesses

FLORISSANT — The deceased is positively identified as Demond Spruill Jr., 18 years of age, of the 1000 block of Ramport Drive in Florissant, MO 63033.

The male passengers of the vehicle remain in critical/unstable condition. Two are 17 years of age and one is 18 years of age.

Media Advisory – Fatal Accident

At approximately 8:15 p.m. on July 26, 2017, officers from the St. Louis County Police Department North County Precinct responded to a vehicle accident located at Vickie Place and Kappel Drive.

Upon arrival, officers located a one vehicle accident in which a passenger vehicle struck a tree. The vehicle was traveling southbound on Vickie Place when it ran off the road to the left and struck a tree, just south of Kappel Drive.

There were four occupants inside the vehicle, including the driver. The driver of the vehicle was pronounced deceased at the scene, while the three other passengers were transported to the hospital with unknown injuries at this time. All occupants were male, but their ages are unknown at this time in the investigation.

The scene and investigation is still active at this time.

Identification of the driver will be released once identification is made and next of kin is notified.

Please contact the St. Louis County Police Department if you witnessed this accident.

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