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Man struck by vehicle while trying to help woman who was victim of hit-and-run

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An ambulance in the 7900 block of North Broadway following a hit-and-run (Credit: KMOV) An ambulance in the 7900 block of North Broadway following a hit-and-run (Credit: KMOV)

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – The search is on for two hit-and-run drivers after a man was struck while trying to help a woman.

The woman was crossing the street in the 7900 block of North Broadway when she was hit by a speeding vehicle just before 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, police said.

A witness to the incident attempted to help the woman, but was subsequently struck by a second speeding vehicle. The second vehicle also left the scene, according to police.

The man and woman were both taken to the hospital, where the woman died of her injuries. The man complained of a leg injury and was listed in stable condition.

Information regarding the hit-and-run drivers has not been released.

The investigation is ongoing.

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