ST. PETERS, MO – A 22-year-old motorcyclist sustained moderate injuries in a crash on westbound I-70 on Thursday afternoon.
According to Missouri State Highway Patrol, Jacob R. Fritz, of St. Charles, was traveling west on I-70 in a 2020 Harley Davidson XL883N. An unknown vehicle made an unsafe lane change causing the motorcycle to slide on its side and hit a 2012 Toyota Corrola, driven by 65-year-old Susan J. Yoder-Kreger. The accident happened west of Mid Rivers Mall Road around 3:15 p.m.
Police report Fritz was ejected from the motorcycle. He was not wearing a seat belt.
Fritz was transported to Mercy Hospital St. Louis.
The motorcycle sustained moderate damages and the Toyota sustained minor damages.
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