57-year-old man sustains moderate injuries in I-270 crash

KIRKWOOD, MO – A 57-year-old man sustained moderate injuries after his vehicle overturned on southbound I-270 on Tuesday afternoon.

Nathan E. Gornet, 57, was traveling southbound on I-270 when he experienced a medical emergency around 2:23 p.m., according to Missouri State Highway Patrol. His 2006 Hyundai Sonata hit a rock bluff and overturned.

Gornet was transported to Mercy Hospital St. Louis. He was wearing his seat belt at the time of the crash.

The Hyundai was totaled.

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