Memorial for Darrion Griffin
SPANISH LAKE (KSDK)- St. Louis County police identified a two-year-old boy who was struck and killed by a hit and run driver Sunday night.
Darrion Griffin and Shariea Evans, 17, were struck around 8:00 p.m. on Redman Road near Criterion Ave. Police said Evans saw a speeding SUV and tried to pull the child from the vehicle's path.
Witnesses reported seeing a white SUV, with tinted windows and chrome running board speeding down Redman Road before hitting the two. The driver did not stop.
Griffin later died at the hospital.
Anyone with information is urged to call the anonymous CrimeStoppers tip line at 866-371-TIPS.