35-year-old driver sustains serious injuries in US-67 crash

BONNE TERRE, MO – A 35-year-old Bonne Terre man sustained serious injuries in a crash on northbound US-67 on Sunday morning.

Alexander A. Rodriguez was traveling northbound on US-67 in a 2001 Acura TL when he traveled off the right side of the road and hit a guardrail, police report. The impact caused the Acura to travel back onto US-67 where it traveled off the left side of the road and struck another guardrail. Police report the accident happened on the Big River bridge around 10:48 a.m.

Rodriguez was transported to Parkland Hospital Washington. He was wearing a seat belt.

The Acura was totaled.

Investigations into the cause of the crash are ongoing.

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