ST. LOUIS, MO – A St. Louis woman was killed and her passenger injured following a fatal collision early Friday morning.
According to KSDK, officials responded to a reported collision at the intersection of Natural Bridge Avenue and Shreve shortly after 1:00 a.m.
Police say the woman was driving at a high rate of speed when she went through the red light and lost control of the vehicle. The car careened off the side of the road and into an embankment where it rolled over several times. Both passengers were ejected from the vehicle in the crash.
The female driver, who has been identified as Latrice Miller, was pronounced dead at the scene. Her male passanger was transported to a local hospital in serious, but stable condition.
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