40-year-driver ran stop sign causing three-vehicle crash
Posted on Wednesday, January 20th, 2021
HIGH RIDGE, MO – A 40-year-old Ballwin driver ran a stop sign at Missouri 30 and Little Brennan Road and caused a three-vehicle crash on Wednesday morning.
Police report Jason J. Leeker was traveling westbound on Missouri 30 in a 2016 RAM 1500 at about 8:25 a.m., when he ran a red light at Little Brennan Road. His RAM struck the left side of both a 2006 Toyota Camry, driven by 27-year-old John H. Reardon, and a 2016 Kia Optima, driven by 57-year-old Patricia A McDowell.
McDowell was transported to Mercy Hospital South for moderate injuries.
Police report all three drivers were wearing their seat belts.
All three vehicles were totaled.
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