ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KSDK) – An elderly man has died following a collision in south St. Louis County late Wednesday morning.
Authorities believe Christian Jaudes, 89, didn't make a complete stop while traveling south on Sappington Barracks toward the Barracksview intersection. A dump truck approaching Sappington Barracks saw the van enter the intersection but couldn't stop prior to impact.
Both drivers were taken to the hospital, where the 80-year-old died.
The driver of the dump truck suffered minor injuries.
Accident reconstruction is currently investigating as well as St. Louis County Crimes Against Persons detectives.