Pedestrian Struck on I-270

***UPDATE 5pm SUNDAY: The Missouri State Highway Patrol says Lorenzo Scott died Sunday afternoon at the hospital, and his family has been notified.***

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. (KMOX) – The man struck while running across Interstate 270 early Sunday is hospitalized with major injuries.

The Missouri Highway Patrol says 26-year-old Lorenzo Scott of Florissant ran into the path of an easbound car near the Washington-Elizabeth exit.

The driver was not injured.

Part of I-270 was shut down for about six hours, while police investigated the crash.

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