ST. LOUIS, MO – A 32-year-old St. Louis driver sustained moderate injuries in a single-vehicle crash on northbound I-170 on Wednesday night.
Missouri State Highway Patrol reports Emanuel L. Loggins was traveling north on I-170 in a 2005 Mercury Montego. He made an improper lane change and lost control of the Mercury. This caused the vehicle to travel off the left side of the interstate and hit a concrete median. The impact caused the Mercury to slide back onto the interstate and overturn. MSHP reports the accident happened north of Missouri 115 around 5:43 p.m.
Loggins was transported to SSM DePaul Hospital. He was wearing a seat belt.
The Mercury was totaled.
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