ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – A motorcyclist was taken to the hospital following a three-car collision on I-70 Monday evening.
According to the official crash report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash occurred within the eastbound lanes of I-70 near MO-94 at about 6:19 p.m.
Authorities say 22-year-old Jared Robert was riding a 2010 Ducati a high rate of speed when he attempted to change lanes and struck a car in the next lane. The collision threw Robert’s motorcycle into another car causing the motorcycle to overturn and throw him across the roadway.
Robert was transported to SSM Health St. Joseph to be treated for moderate, non-life-threatening injuries.
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