Elderly man injured in single-vehicle Jefferson County crash
Posted on Monday, October 5th, 2020
JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO – A 95-year-old man from Cedar Hill was hospitalized after a single-vehicle crash in Jefferson County Sunday afternoon.
According to the official crash report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the accident occurred on Local Hillsboro Road east of the intersection with Ruble Lane shortly before 1:30 p.m.
The report states that Louis Bartoloni, 95, failed to negotiate a sharp turn and skidded into the oncoming lane before striking a roadside ditch and coming to a stop.
Bartoloni was taken to Mercy Hospital with minor injuries. No update regarding his condition is available at this time.
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