A police spokesperson said witnesses saw the man, Ashish “Bapi” Gupta, crossing the street June 28th in the 700 block of South Broadway when he was struck by a black Mercedes driven by an unknown woman.
Both cars left the scene and Gupta was taken to the hospital in critical condition.
Gupta died Sunday, July 5 at SLU Hospital. Police have released the surveillance photo and video of the cars involved in the incident. Anyone who has information is encouraged to call CrimeStoppers at 866-371-8477.