Cab driver dies after hitting tree in south St. Louis

Cab driver dies after hitting tree in south St. Louis

Cab driver dies after hitting tree in south St. Louis

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by Kaitlin Riordan / KMOV.com

KMOV.com

Posted on September 1, 2012 at 9:20 AM

Updated Thursday, Dec 5 at 12:24 PM

2100 block of South Jefferson

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SOUTH ST. LOUIS, Mo (KMOV.com) -- A 48-year-old Florissant man is dead after the cab he was driving struck a tree early Saturday morning.

Investigators say Odise Reece was traveling north in a Laclede Cab near the 2100 block of South Jefferson when he crossed into the southbound lanes and struck a tree around 3:50 Saturday morning.

Reece was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Investigators are not sure what caused Reece to cross into oncoming lanes.

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