33-year-old Florissant man dies in westbound I-70 crash

ST. LOUIS, MO – A 33-year-old Florissant man was killed in a crash on westbound I-70 east of I-170 around midnight on Tuesday.

Anthony B. Hayes was traveling west on I-70 in a 2000 Ford Explorer when he lost control of the vehicle and traveled off the left side of the interstate, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol. The Ford overturned and struck a guardrail.

Hayes was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the crash scene at 12:13 a.m.

The Ford was totaled.

Investigations into the cause of the crash are ongoing.

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