One killed, one injured in shooting near I-55 at Arsenal


ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – Investigators say someone fired shots into a vehicle on Interstate 55 overnight.

It happened around 1 a.m. on the southbound portion near the Soulard/ Benton Park neighborhoods. The driver was able to pull into a nearby gas station at Arsenal to seek help.

One person died at that location.

The other victim was shot in the stomach and taken to a hospital in critical condition. Police could be seen taking a baby from an ambulance to a police car.

The interstate was closed for a short time following the deadly shooting.

There are no suspects or a motive at this time.