32-year-old female driver injured in westbound I-70 crash
Posted on Monday, December 14th, 2020
ST. LOUIS, MO – A 32-year-old female driver was injured in a two-vehicle crash on westbound I-70 on Sunday night.
Police report 32-year-old Lonnetta L. Burks was stopped in two lanes on westbound I-70 just west of Bermuda Drive when a 2019 Ford Fusion struck her 2016 Nissan Sentra. It is unclear why Burks was stopped on the interstate.
Burks sustained minor injuries and was transported to Barnes-Jewish Hospital. She was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.
28-year-old Michael Raymond, the driver of the Ford, was not injured in the crash. He was wearing his seat belt as well.
The Nissan was totaled and the Ford sustained moderate damages.
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