ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI (March 3, 2017) – A female pedestrian was killed in a hit and run accident on Friday morning on Natural Bridge Avenue, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 11:50 am in the 4200 block of Natural Bridge Avenue. A woman was crossing the street when she was struck by a vehicle traveling at high speed. The vehicle immediately fled the scene and did not stop.
The pedestrian was tragically declared dead at the scene as a result of injuries sustained in the accident. The accident remains under investigation at this time, as authorities attempt to locate the hit and run driver. Anyone with information is asked to contact the local police department.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.