Elderly Man Dies After Hit and Run

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NORTH ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- An elderly man died after being struck by a car Tuesday morning.  According to police, James Davis, 85,  was hit at the intersection of Natural Bridge and Newstead around 11:00am. Davis was taken to a local hospital and was listed in critical/guarded condition. He later succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at the hospital.

The 21 year old female driver got out of her vehicle after hitting the man and ran off.  She was caught a few hours later in the 3800 block of N. Newstead

The investigation is ongoing.