ST. LOUIS, MO – A woman was seriously injured after crashing into a fire hydrant on Oregon Avenue early Friday morning, according to the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department.
The crash happened on Oregon Ave and Gravois Avenue at 5:46 a.m., when 54-year-old Tina N. Franke, driving a red 2014 Ford Escape SUV, collided with a fire hydrant.
Franke sustained serious injuries in the crash.
No other vehicles were involved in the collision.
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