Ford Excursion hits embankment, two Arnold people injured

ST. LOUIS, MO – A 2001 Ford Excursion crashed into a ditch injuring two Arnold people early Wednesday morning.

Police report Daniel A. Todaro, 45, was traveling south on I-55 when he traveled off the right side of the road and hit an embankment. The accident happened north of Meramac Bottom Road around 1:48 a.m.

Todaro and a passenger in the Ford, 39-year-old Crystal M. Dodaro, were transported to Mercy Hospital South. He sustained moderate injuries and she sustained minor damages. Neither driver was wearing a seat belt.

The Ford was totaled.

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