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Man, 87, killed in North City accident

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Crews on West Florissant near Robin Thursday morning (Credit: KMOV) Crews on West Florissant near Robin Thursday morning (Credit: KMOV)

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – Accident reconstruction is investigating after a fatal crash on West Florissant Thursday morning.

A passenger vehicle was struck from behind and pushed into traffic where it struck another vehicle on the roadway near Robin just before 8 a.m.

The victim, 87-year-old Willie Wilson, was taken to the hospital in critical, unstable condition, but was later pronounced dead.

The roadway is closed in both directions as officials investigate. 

Police believe a SUV, possibly suburban, drove from the crash scene. 

No other information has been released.

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