STL: 1 killed, 2 injured in pickup truck vs car crash at downtown St. Louis intersection

ST. LOUIS, MO — A 59-year-old man lost his life last Thursday night, February 29, due to a two-vehicle crash in downtown St. Louis that left two other people injured, reports KSDK.

St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department said the fatal accident unfolded at North Tucker Boulevard and Convention Plaza, a few blocks from The Dome at America’s Center. It was first reported shortly before 8:30 p.m.

According to investigators, a St. Louis resident was driving eastbound on Convention Plaza when his car collided with a pickup truck. The impact sent the car onto its roof and ejected an occupant from the pickup.

The driver of the car was rushed to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries, confirmed officials.

The driver of the pickup, a 62-year-old man, and his 32-year-old male passenger were also transported to an area hospital.  The extent of their injuries was not immediately disclosed.

The police department’s Accident Reconstruction Unit was dispatched to the scene.

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