SUNSET HILLS, Mo. (AP) -- Two men are injured after being struck by a pickup truck while they tried to change a flat tire along Interstate 270 in suburban St. Louis.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that the incident happened at 1:20 a.m. Friday. Authorities say 20-year-old Carlos Moreno of St. Louis was in satisfactory condition, and has been released from the hospital. Augustine Pena, 21, of Arnold is listed in critical condition.
The patrol says the men were standing along the shoulder of the road near Sunset Hills when they were struck by a 2006 Dodge Ram pickup. The pickup driver was treated and released at a hospital.
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