Update: MSHP release more details for Highway 364 fatal crash
Posted on Friday, December 18th, 2020
ST. CHARLES, MO – Julian Dichiaro, 29, died from injuries sustained in a crash on westbound Highway 364 just east of Gutermuth Road on Wednesday evening.
This is an update to an earlier post.
Dichiaro was traveling westbound on Highway 364 in a 2017 Hyundai Sonata when he traveled off the left side of the highway twice, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol. The second time he struck a cable barrier.
The 29-year-old driver, of Longmont, CO, was transported to Progress West Hospital. He was pronounced dead there at 11:11 p.m. Police report he was not wearing his seat belt at the time of the crash.
Debris from the crash struck a 2021 Volkswagen Passat and inflicted minor damages on the vehicle. The driver, 25-year-old Jacob S. Moran, was not injured.
The Hyundai was totaled in the crash.
It is unclear why Dichiaro traveled off the highway.
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