(KMOV) -- A 9-year-old boy is dead after he was struck by a vehicle in Wentzville.
This happened around 1:00 p.m. Wednesday on Highway P and Stone Briar Estates Court.
Trooper Jeremy Potocki told News 4 that Daniel Bampton was crossing the road from the south to the north lanes trying to help an injured duck when he was struck by a car.
The 18-year-old female driver was not charged.
A mass in Danny's honor will be celebrated at St. Joseph's Catholic Church at 8 a.m. Thursday.