(KMOV) – A person was hit and killed while walking along Interstate 70 in north St. Louis late Tuesday.
Police said the incident happened on the interstate near Salisbury shortly after 10 p.m.
According to police, the vehicle involved was later found a short distance away down an embankment. The driver was taken to the hospital for treatment and later released.
Several lanes of eastbound Interstate 70 were closed for more than four hours while crews cleaned up the scene.
Additional details surrounding the wreck were not immediately known.