2 hurt when driver makes left turn against light in St. Charles

ST. CHARLES, MO – Two people were injured when their vehicle was hit by a driver attempting to make a left turn against a red light yesterday, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

Police responded to a collision on the I-70 on-ramp from Cave Springs Road at 4:30 p.m. on Monday afternoon. The 87-year-old driver of a 2000 Jaguar S-Type collided with a 2012 Chevrolet Camaro as he attempted to make a turn against a solid red light.

Two people in the Camaro were transported to DePaul Hospital with minor injuries. The driver of the Jaguar was unhurt.

We do not know whether charges will be filed at this time.

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