ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO – A pedestrian was struck by two vehicles at Championship Boulevard and Telegraph Road in south St. Louis County.
According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, Just after 7:00 p.m. Sunday Robert Kleist, 37 of Ridge Missouri was walking northbound on MO-231 in the lanes of traffic when he was struck by a vehicle. Moments later a second car traveling northbound struck Kleist after being unable to stop.
He was taken to the hospital where he later died from his injuries. The Highway Patrol tells FOX 2/NEWS 11 that the drivers of both cars stayed at the scene after calling police about the accident.
An accident reconstruction team has been dispatched to the scene.