21-year-old driver after rear-ending Chrysler on Missouri 30
Posted on Wednesday, December 23rd, 2020
HIGH RIDGE, MO – A 21-year-old male driver failed to stop when a 2015 Chrysler Town And Country slowed down for traffic ahead on westbound Missouri 30 and rear-ended the vehicle on Monday night.
Dylan M. West, 21, was traveling westbound on Missouri 30 in a 2018 Hyundai Elantra when he failed to stop for the Chrysler whose driver, 38-year-old Kimberly M. Richard, had slowed for traffic ahead, police report.
West was transported to Mercy Hospital South for minor injuries.
Both drivers were wearing seat belts at the time of the crash.
Investigations into the cause of the crash are ongoing.
Both vehicles sustained moderate damages in the crash.
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