ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – A multi-vehicle rear-ending on Westbound 64 left one driver injured, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reports.
The accident happened Friday afternoon at 3:28 p.m. east of Prospect road, officials say, when a 2000 Dodge Dakota hit the back of a 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee. The force of impact from the first crash caused the Jeep to then rear-end the 2017 Ford Fusion in front of it.
The driver of the Jeep, 24-year-old Deiyden Rushing, was transported to SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital – Lake St. Louis with moderate injuries.
The other drivers had no reported injuries.
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