- Associated Press - Friday, August 21, 2015

AFFTON, Mo. (AP) - A motorcyclist has died after crashing on Interstate 55 and then getting struck by a hit-and-run driver.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says 20-year-old Christopher George was traveling north on I-55 in south St. Louis County about 12:30 a.m. Friday. His motorcycle wrecked and he was thrown from it.

An approaching vehicle then struck George and drove off. Police say they do not have a description of the vehicle or its driver.

George was pronounced dead at the scene.

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