20-Year-old man dead after wrong-way crash on I-55 - KMOV.com

20-Year-old man dead after wrong-way crash on I-55

(KMOV) -- A man is dead following a wrong-way crash in south St. Louis County.

It happened around 3:00 a.m. on Friday on Interstate 55 near the I-270.

Investigators say the man was driving north in the southbound lanes when he crashed into a tractor-trailer.

Several lanes were shut down.

The victim was a 20-year-old man from Arizona. His name has not yet been released.

The driver of the tractor-trailer was not hurt.

Investigators are not sure why the victim was driving the wrong-way.

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