Man struck and killed by semi in North St. Louis identified - KMOV.com

Man struck and killed by semi in North St. Louis identified

(KMOV) -- A man was killed after being struck by a semi truck in North St. Louis.

The accident happened around 12:15 a.m. Wednesday near the intersection of Riverview Drive and Hall Street.

Police say the 52-year old driver saw the victim, 42-year-old Mario Rowell, laying in the road but was unable to stop in time and ran the victim over.

The driver then called for emergency crews and remained on the scene.

Emergency crews rushed the victim to a hospital but he didn't survive.

Parts Riverview Drive were shut down from shortly after midnight to shortly after 4 a.m. while investigators reconstructed teh scene.

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