Man dies after shooting, crash in North City

Published: Mar. 21, 2023 at 6:40 AM CDT|Updated: Mar. 21, 2023 at 11:36 AM CDT
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ST. LOUIS (KMOV) - A homicide investigation is underway after a shooting and crash occurred overnight in North City.

Police said there was a rollover crash around 2:30 a.m. Tuesday at Page and Euclid. The vehicle had ballistic damage and there was a man that had been thrown from the crashed car found on a sidewalk.

According to police, prior to the crash, there was a “shotspotter” call in the 1100 block of Walton Ave. After the crash, multiple shell casings were found in the street on Walton Ave.

The man, later identified as 21-year-old Trayveon Jones, who was found on the sidewalk after the crash was taken to the hospital. He had also been shot. He was pronounced dead, but the attending physician could not definitively say if the man died of a gunshot wound or from the crash. The medical examiner later determined it to be a homicide.

Accident Reconstruction is handling the crash portion and homicide detectives are handling the death investigation. No other information has been released.