SUNSET HILLS, MO. (KSDK) -- The Missouri Highway Patrol is releasing the name of the person killed in a crash on Sunday afternoon.

Teddy Bass, 56, was killed when his vehicle slid off the I-270 entrance ramp at Eastbound I-44.

Theaccident happened just after 12:00 thedriverwas attempting toaccess thenorthbound on-ramp to I-270 from eastbound I-44. This is near mile marker 275 just past the Meramec River bridge.

Hewas taken by ambulance to an area hospital where he died a short time later. Police have not released his name.

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