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Legendary musician Chuck Berry dead at 90

by: WSB-TV Updated:

Chuck Berry

Chuck Berry, one of the creators of rock and roll, has died, according to police. He was 90.

St. Charles County, Missouri, police said they responded to a medical emergency on Buckner Road at approximately 12:40 p.m.

Inside the home, first responders found an unresponsive man, but despite immediately administering lifesaving techniques, the 90-year-old man could not be revived. He was pronounced dead at 1:26 p.m., police said.

The St. Charles County Police Department sadly confirms the death of Charles Edward Anderson Berry Sr., better known as Chuck Berry.