Man fatally struck on I-44 was taking pictures, police say
ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis police say a 24-year-old man who was struck and killed on Interstate 44 last week was taking pictures of two friends who were in the median.
Will Miner was fatally struck at 3:50 a.m. Feb. 2. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that Miner was with two friends when he stepped into the left lane of eastbound I-44 to take a photo of his friends, who were sitting on the center median when Miner was struck by a Toyota 4Runner.
Police did not say why the pictures were being taken.