- Associated Press - Saturday, May 9, 2015

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Authorities have identified a teenager who was struck and killed in a hit-and-run crash in unincorporated north St. Louis County.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch (https://bit.ly/1H8Z2cv ) reported Friday that police identified the teen as Deandre Wallace Jr. The 16-year-old lived a few blocks away from where he was struck Thursday night as he was trying to cross five lanes of traffic.

Police said the car that fled was a four-door, maroon sedan. The St. Louis County Police Department’s crimes against persons unit is handling the investigation.

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Information from: St. Louis Post-Dispatch, https://www.stltoday.com


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