UPDATED at 5 p.m. with identity of dead man and updated condition of passenger.
ST. LOUIS • A man died this morning and a woman was seriously hurt when their vehicle struck a traffic box this morning, police say.
Kevin Sherman, 30, of the 11000 block of Ruesta Drive in the Spanish lake area, died at a St. Louis hospital, police said. A female passenger, 31 was in critical condition but expected to survive. Police withheld her name.
Police say the vehicle was speeding near Natural Bridge Avenue and Salisbury Street and struck a traffic box at the intersection about 6 a.m., police said.
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