FENTON, MO – A 27-year-old Imperial driver sustained moderate injuries in a rear-end collision on Missouri 141 on Friday morning.
Julia E. Farrell was traveling north on Missouri 141 in a gray 2013 Hyundai Elantra when she rear-ended a silver 2015 Chevrolet Malibu, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol. The Chevrolet, driven by 44-year-old Heather L. Storz, had slowed down to turn left onto Romaine Creek Road. Police report the accident happened around 7:45 a.m. The impact caused the Hyundai to travel off the left side of the road and the Chevrolet to travel off the right side of the road.
Farrell was transported to Mercy South Hospital.
Both drivers were wearing seat belts.
The Hyundai was totaled and the Chevrolet sustained extensive damages.
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