Police: Man killed himself while driving in St. Louis

2 years 4 months 4 days ago Tuesday, August 11 2015 Aug 11, 2015 Tuesday, August 11, 2015 12:41:07 PM CDT August 11, 2015 in News
By: The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis police said a man fatally shot himself while driving Tuesday, with his car crashing through a fence and ending up in a ball field.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports the man was driving on Interstate 55 about 7:30 a.m. Tuesday. Police were called after the car crashed through a fence and into a light pole at Carondelet Park.

Officers found a gun inside the car, and the man, in his 20s, had a gunshot wound to the head. Police said it appeared to be suicide.

 

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