(KMOV)-- Police say a pedestrian was struck and killed while crossing the street near Forest Park Friday morning.
Authorities said a woman in her early 60's was crossing the street in the 600 block of Skinker Boulevard around 6 a.m. when she was struck by an oncoming vehicle.
The victim was transported to an area hospital, where she was pronounced dead. He identity was not yet known.
Authorities did not say if the driver involved stayed at the scene.
Investigators and accident reconstruction crews were on the scene. Skinker was blocked in both directions as the investigation continues.
Stay with News 4 and KMOV.com as we continue to gather more information.