15-year-old girl in custody for deadly hit, run accident

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR)- Police arrested a 15-year-old girl in connection to a deadly hit-and-run accident in downtown St. Louis.  Investigators say the suspect struck Bapi Gupta, 50, on Broadway Avenue at Gratiot on June 28th. Gupta died a few days later from his injuries.

The teen's name is not being released because she is a minor. She has been remanded to juvenile authorities.

The police investigation revealed a second vehicle did not strike the victim.