ST. LOUIS (KMOX) updated 12:00 p.m. Wednesday– A Florissant man is rushed to the hospital from Kirkwood, where he was shot early this morning.

Kirkwood Police Detective Robert Bruhy says the 21-year-old was shot around 1:30 a.m. Wednesday at Meacham Park. He was able to call police, and even drove his car about a mile, Bruhy says, but then the man collapsed in the road.

The man was found by police near the intersection of Big Bend and Geyer Roads, just a few blocks from The Magic House, authorities say.

Police say they’re working to identify a suspect, but they have yet to interview the victim who remains hospitalized in critical, but stable condition.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

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