Wrong-way driver causes two-vehicle accident on I-270
Posted on Tuesday, February 9th, 2021
ST. LOUIS, MO – A wrong-way driver caused a two-vehicle accident on eastbound I-270 east of North Hanley Road on Monday night.
Police report Kemara C. Elliott, 27, was traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes of I-270 in a 2015 Ford Focus. The Ford hit a 2017 Nissan Rogue, driven by 38-year-old Eva P. Goss, head-on around 8:27 p.m.
Goss was transported to Christian Hospital for minor injuries. She was not wearing a seat belt.
Elliott was wearing a seat belt.
Investigations into the cause of the crash are ongoing.
Both vehicles were totaled.
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