Driver bolts after south St. Louis crash critically injures passenger

ST. LOUIS, MO — One person was critically injured in a late night accident in south St. Louis. The one-vehicle crash happened just after 9:30pm on Oregon Avenue at Winnebago Street.

A woman who lives nearby heard the loud crash and says the driver took off.

"I came down to the sidewalk, I saw a man in the passenger seat.  He was hurt, and one got out and ran," said Kelsey Hayes.

The victim was transported to the hospital with critical injuries.