East St. Louis, IL (KTRS) A reward is being offered to find the driver in a hit and run accident that claimed the life of a child in East St. Louis.
Police say 11-year-old Maurice Richards was struck by a vehicle in the 3700 block of State Street around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Police report that some motorists drove around Maurice as he lying in the street. He was taken to the hospital, where he later died.
CrimeStoppers is offering up to a $5,000 reward for information leading to a felony arrest in the case. If you have any information, call CrimeStoppers at 1-866-371-TIPS.