Person struck and killed in North City

ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – The St. Louis Accident Reconstruction team has been called to the intersection of Academy Avenue and Page Boulevard Wednesday night.

Just before 8 pm a pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle.

Police say the victim is a male in his 30's.  He was crossing the street on Page when he stopped and turned around, walking back to the sidewalk, when he was struck by the vehicle.

The driver of the vehicle stayed at the scene and is cooperating with the police.

An investigation is ongoing.