MARYLAND HEIGHTS, MO – Two people injured in a two-vehicle accident on eastbound I-70 on Friday afternoon.
Kyra J. Campbell, 22, was traveling east on I-70 in a 2017 Volkswagen Passat when she made an improper lane change, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol. The Volkswagen hit a 1999 Chevrolet van, driven by 36-year-old Osbin J. Orellana. Police report the accident happened west of Missouri 141 around 3:42 p.m.
Campbell, of St. Louis, and a passenger in the Volkswagen, 20-year-old Charmayne C. Brock, were transported to SSM Health DePaul Hospital for minor injuries.
Police report Campbell, Brock, of Florissant, and Orellana, of St. Louis, were all wearing seat belts.
Both vehicles sustained minor damages.
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