Person struck, killed by vehicle on I-70 near St. Louis Avenue

ST. LOUIS -  An unidentified person was struck and killed overnight in Old North St. Louis.

The pedestrian was hit just before 12:30 a.m. Monday on I-70 eastbound at St. Louis Avenue and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The interstate highway was closed for a time because of the crash.

The police investigation is ongoing.