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3-vehicle crash near Hamilton Heights leaves man dead, several others injured

The man suffered fatal injuries after crossing into oncoming traffic on Page Boulevard. Several others were injured.

ST. LOUIS — Accident reconstruction was requested for a three-vehicle crash that resulted in the death of a man Monday afternoon near St. Louis' Hamilton Heights neighborhood.

According to the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, the man was driving eastbound on Page Boulevard before crossing into westbound lanes of traffic, striking a pickup truck and causing the truck to hit another westbound car.

St. Louis Police Sergeant Charles Wall said accident reconstruction was requested shortly after 4 p.m. Monday to the intersection of Page Boulevard and Hamilton Avenue, which is down the street from Amherst Park.

The driver of the first car and two passengers were taken to a hospital for treatment of their injuries. The driver was pronounced dead, and the passengers were described as being critically injured with stable vital signs. 

The driver was identified as 29-year-old Jermaine Sanders, of Pagedale, Missouri.

The driver and two passengers in the pickup truck were also taken to a hospital for treatment with stable vital signs. The driver and a passenger in the third car refused medical treatment at the scene.

Police did not identify anyone involved in the crash.

This is a developing story. 5 On Your Side will update this story as soon as information becomes available. 

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