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St. Louis police ID man fatally hit by car that fled scene

February 24, 2022 GMT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Police have identified a Missouri man who was fatally run over and dragged by a car that then fled the scene in St. Louis.

The crash happened around 11:20 p.m. Sunday in the city’s Walnut Park West neighborhood, killing Damian Moore, 47, of Country Club Hills, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported.

A witness reported having a brief conversation with Moore as the two met on Goodfellow Boulevard. The witness said a car drove toward them, then veered into oncoming lanes to hit Moore. Police say the car then dragged Moore south along the street before fleeing.

Police have not identified any suspects, and no arrests have been made.