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Woman hit by car, injured Monday night in Jennings

The victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries.
Credit: KSDK file

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. — Editor's note: Police previously said the woman struck by a car on Jennings Station Road had died. In an update Tuesday afternoon, a spokeswoman said the woman is still alive and being treated at an area hospital.

JENNINGS, Mo. – A woman is being treated in the hospital Tuesday, a day after she was hit by a car at the intersection of Jennings Station Road and Florence Place in Jennings.

St. Louis County police said the crash happened at about 7:30 p.m. Monday at an intersection next to the Jennings Police Department. 

Responding officers arrived to find a woman laying on the ground after being struck by a vehicle. 

The driver remained with the victim and helped her until EMS arrived at the scene.

The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries.

St. Louis County Police Department Crimes Against Persons Detectives were continuing to investigate the crash as of Tuesday morning.

Anyone with information related to the incident should contact the department at 636-529-8210 to speak with investigators. To leave an anonymous tip, contact CrimeStoppers at 1-866-371-TIPS (8477).

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