18-year-old driver injured in eastbound I-270 accident

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO – An 18-year-old driver was injured in a single-vehicle accident on eastbound I-270 early Monday morning.

According to Missouri State Highway Patrol, Aundraya L. Laughlin was traveling east on I-270 in a 2008 Chevrolet HHR. The vehicle traveled off the left side of the road and hit a wall west of I-170 around 1 a.m.

Laughlin was transported to SSM Health DePaul Hospital for minor injuries. She was wearing a seat belt.

The Chevrolet sustained moderate damages.

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