55-year-old construction worker in critical condition after being struck in hit-and-run on Heege Road and New Hampshire Avenue in Afton, Missouri
A construction worker remains in critical condition after being struck by a pickup truck in south St. Louis County overnight as police continue their search for the driver.
The accident happened around 12:45 a.m. near the intersection of Heege Road and New Hampshire Avenue. A pickup truck travelling eastbound struck the 55-year-old worker while he was working on a paving project with a road crew. The driver never bothered to stop at the scene. He was last seen travelling east on Heege Road and south on Mackenzie.