Woman injured after rear-ending vehicle in I-70 rollover crash
Posted on Sunday, December 13th, 2020
ST. LOUIS, MO – A woman was injured in a rear-end collision on I-70 this morning that caused her vehicle to overturn, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
The accident occurred in the westbound lanes of I-70, near Goodfellow Boulevard, at 7:33 a.m., when the driver of a 2017 Nissan Sentra failed to remain in a single lane.
The driver, St. Louis woman Ashley M. Crutchfield, then ran off the left side of the roadway and collided with a concrete barrier. She then collided with the rear of a 2017 Honda Accord, operated by Florissant man Curtis E. Peebles, before her vehicle rolled over an unspecified number of times.
Crutchfield was taken to Barnes Jewish hospital for the treatment of minor injuries. She was reportedly not wearing a seatbelt when the accident occurred.
Peebles, who was wearing a seatbelt, was not reported as injured.
The Nissan was totaled in the crash.
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