ST. LOUIS – Police are investigating a serious accident in north St. Louis.
Leah K. Freeman, a spokesperson for the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, says a vehicle hit a tree in the 2700 block of Bacon Thursday afternoon.
Two people inside the vehicle were taken to an area hospital. One of those victims, the 15-year-old male driver, was pronounced dead.
A 16-year-old male passenger is listed as critical and unstable.
An accident reconstruction team is investigating.