Investigation continues to find driver in hit and run fatal accident

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – St. Louis are still looking for the driver who struck and killed 42-year-old Elijah Brooks in a hit and run fatal accident Tuesday night at Natural Bridge Road and Goodfellow.

Police say the father of five was out picking up some Chinese food when the accident occurred.

Witness who were on the scene say Brooks was at the crossing when a car speeding south on to Goodfellow ran a red light and hit him, dragging him about 50 yards.

The family is planning to hold a vigil Wednesday night at the scene at 6:30 pm