LAKE SAINT LOUIS, MO – A truck driver was taken to the hospital after a single-vehicle collision in Lake Saint Louis Thursday afternoon, reports the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
The accident happened on Interstate 70, near Lake Saint Louis Boulevard, at about 1:30 p.m. when a 2016 Freightliner 108SD traveled off the side of the road and flipped over.
The crash totaled the vehicle and sent 22-year-old driver Cody S. Crabtree, of O’Fallon, to a local hospital with moderate injuries.
He was wearing a seatbelt when the accident occurred.
No other people were reported as injured during the accident.
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