ST. LOUIS, Mo. – A man was struck and killed by a vehicle Saturday night near Ted Drewes on Chippewa Street.

According to a spokesperson for the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, the collision happened just before 8:50 p.m. in the 6700 block of Chippewa.

The pedestrian, whose identity has not been revealed, was attempting to cross Chippewa from south to north when he was hit by a 2003 Chevy Tahoe traveling west. The pedestrian was not at a designated crosswalk, police said.

The driver, a 47-year-old man, attempted to swerve but could not avoid hitting the man, police said.

The victim was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police said the driver is cooperating with the investigation.