Victim of fatal I-270 accident identified - KMOV.com

Victim of fatal I-270 accident identified

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By Daniel Fredman By Daniel Fredman
By Daniel Fredman By Daniel Fredman

 ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- One person was killed in an accident on Interstate 270 in north St. Louis County early Friday morning.

The accident involved a passenger vehicle and a Schnucks truck.  The Missouri Highway Patrol says 23-year-old Lucas Morgan attempted to drive his vehicle from the shoulder onto the roadway and was struck by a semi.

Morgan was pronounced dead at the scene.

Accident reconstruction was requested to the scene, resulting in multiple lanes of the interstate being closed early Friday morning, but all lanes have since reopened.

Details of what led to the accident have not been released.

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