ST. LOUIS, MO – One person is dead after a crash on eastbound Interstate 44 near Hampton Tuesday afternoon. St. Louis police say a semi-trailer was stopped on the shoulder when another vehicle struck it.
The driver of the vehicle, identified as a 50-year old white male, was pronounced dead on the scene. No other injuries were reported.
The interstate was shut down at Hampton for a time while the crash was investigated and cleaned up. Traffic is flowing again through the area.
St. Louis police are investigating.