ST. LOUIS, Mo. ( --- A two-car crash on Interstate 70 in St. Louis left one dead and two seriously injured early Sunday morning.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, a Nissan Pathfinder was stalled in the right lane on Interstate 70 east of the Blanchette Bridge around 3:15 a.m. when it was rear-ended by a Pontiac Grand AM.

The Pathfinder struck a pedestrian, later identified as 50-year-old Darrell Gleason, who was walking along the highway. 

Danny Reeves, the 52-year-old driver of the Pontiac Grand AM, was pronounced dead at the scene.  Officials say 51-year-old Tonya Reeves was a passenger inside the car and was seriously injured during the crash. 

Both Reeves and Gleason were taken to an area hospital for treatment. 

Police said there was not a driver inside the Nissan Pathfinder when they arrived. 

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