Bapi Gupta

New crosswalk honors man killed in hit-and-run

Jason Aubry, KSDK6:19 a.m. CST November 16, 2015 ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Sunday, the Bicycle and Pedestrian Initiative (BAPI) recognized World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims by releasing balloons at the intersection of Broadway and Cerre in St. Louis. The organization is named after Bapi Gupta, a 50-year-old man who was struck by […]

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Hit ‘n run victims’ families promote pedestrian traffic safety

POSTED 10:57 PM, NOVEMBER 15, 2015, BY SHAWNDREA THOMAS ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Balloons were released into the sky at a south city intersection Sunday as friends and family of two people struck and killed by cars gathered at the intersection of Cerre Street and South Broadway to discuss pedestrian traffic safety. Amber Wood and […]

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Victim in double hit-and-run dies

Sam Clancy, KSDK 3:23 p.m. CDT June 28, 2015 ST. LOUIS – A 50-year-old man has died a week after he was struck twice in a hit and run. 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 […]

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Two mothers of St. Louis hit-and-run victims hold vigil calling for safer streets

St. Louis Post Dispatch – July 28, 2015 9:15 pm • By Joel Currier ST. LOUIS • Two mothers grieving similar tragedies joined forces Tuesday night to call for safer streets near the spot where their adult children were killed by hit-and-run drivers three years apart. It has been 30 days since Ashish “Bapi” Gupta, […]

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