ST. LOUIS—St. Louis police are investigating after a crowd of people attacked a man while he tried to help a traffic accident victim in north St. Louis Thursday night.
The incident happened near the intersection of North Newstead Avenue and St. Louis Avenue about 11:30 p.m.
The man saw a wreck and tried to help someone in a vehicle involved in the accident.
Police say a group of people approached and assaulted the man. The man was stabbed twice, once in the stomach and once in the arm.
He was taken to a hospital in unknown condition.
Additional information was not immediately available.