Woman struck by tractor-trailer on I-55 near St. Louis

5 months 3 weeks 1 day ago July 26, 2016 Jul 26, 2016 Tuesday, July 26 2016 Tuesday, July 26, 2016 11:14:47 AM CDT in News
By: The Associated Press

ARNOLD, Mo. (AP) — A suburban St. Louis woman is dead after being struck by a tractor-trailer on Interstate 55 in Jefferson County, south of St. Louis.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says 31-year-old Kerensa Scanlon of Pevely was a pedestrian in the right lane of northbound I-55 when she was struck about 11:30 p.m. Monday. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the truck that hit her was uninjured. He was not cited.

Patrol officials aren't sure why Scanlon was on the roadway.

 

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