15-year-old girl and woman injured in rear-end crash on Hwy 364
Posted on Sunday, April 25th, 2021
ST. CHARLES, MO – A woman and a teen girl were injured in a rear-end crash on Highway 364 in St. Charles this afternoon, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
The accident happened on eastbound MO-364 (Page Avenue), near the Veterans Memorial Bridge, at 2:29 p.m., after the 62-year-old driver of a 1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee, Maryland Heights woman Beverly S. Rogers, had struck a deer.
The Jeep was stopped in the roadway as a result, and 69-year-old St. Louis man James M. Jones, operating a 2015 Buick Enclave, did not see the vehicle in time. He collided with the back of the Jeep, causing it to overturn.
A passenger in the Jeep, a 15-year-old girl from St. Charles, was taken to Mercy St. Louis with moderate injuries.
A passenger in the Buick, 68-year-old St. Louis woman Elizabeth C. Jones, was taken to an area hospital with minor injuries.
Both victims were wearing their seatbelts at the time.
James Jones and Rogers were not reported as injured.
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