Driver’s vehicle rear-ended while assisting stranded motorist on I-70
Posted on Friday, November 6th, 2020
ST. LOUIS, MO – A 2016 Hyundai Sonata was struck by a 2012 Chevrolet Malibu when it was improperly stopped on eastbound I-70 to assist a stranded motorist on Thursday night.
Joseph John, 22, was improperly stopped in a right-hand lane of eastbound I-70 west of Jennings Station Road when a Malibu, driven by 36-year-old Malachi Duncan, rear-ended his vehicle, according to police reports.
Duncan sustained moderate injuries and was transported to SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital. Both vehicles sustained extensive damages.
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