UPDATE:A 15-year-old girl has been arrested in connection with the hit-and-run.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 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.