ST. LOUIS (KSDK) - A section of Skinker reopened to traffic Friday morning after a 60-year-old womanwas struck and killednear Forest Park.

According to Schron Jackson, spokeswoman for the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, the person was hit just before 6 a.m. in the area of the Versaille and Dorchester high rises.

The victim,identified as Charlotte Cunningham,was crossing the streetandstruck by a vehicle. Cunningham was transported to the hospital where she was pronounced dead a short time later.

The person driving the vehicle stayed at the scene and has been cooperating with police, Jackson said.

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