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Elderly man struck and killed in St. Louis' Northampton neighborhood

It happened near Macklind and Tholozan Avenue Tuesday morning.
Credit: KSDK

ST. LOUIS — An investigation is underway after a man was struck and killed in St. Louis’ Northampton neighborhood.

At around 6 a.m., 79-year-old Thomas Abkemeier was attempting to cross Macklind Avenue when the driver of a 2017 Mazda CX-5 hit him

Abkemeier was taken to the hospital where he later died.

Accident Reconstruction is handling the investigation.