(KMOV.com) – St. Louis Police are investigating after a pedestrian was struck while running on interstate 55.
According to reports, around 9:00 p.m. Saturday, a 22-year-old male attempted to run across four lanes of northbound I-55 near 7th street when he was struck by a vehicle. The victim suffered compound fractures due to the accident.
At this time it is not clear why the victim was running on or attempting to cross the interstate. The victim’s identity has not been released.