Two Cars Crash Into Median on I-270 in St. Louis County

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When one driver made an improper lane change on I-270 in St. Louis County, two cars crashed into the median, one car overturned, and moderate injuries for two individuals resulted.

On June 28, 2012 at approximately 4:23 P.M., 45-year-old Leia Flippo from Fenton, Missouri was heading south in a 2009 Pontiac G3 on I-270 south of Highway 21 in St. Louis County. Flippo had one passenger – Christina Qualls, age 40, from Fenton, Missouri. At said time and place, Angela Siburt, age 32, from Waterloo, Illinois was heading south in a 2007 GMC Yukon. Also at said time and place, Kaitlyn Stoner, age 18, from Columbia, Illinois was heading south in a 2010 Chevrolet Camaro.

The crash occurred when Flippo made an improper lane change. The left rear of her vehicle crashed into the right front of Siburt’s vehicle. The impact caused the left side of Siburt’s vehicle to crash into the right side of Stoner’s vehicle. Stoner’s vehicle then crashed into the median wall. Siburt’s vehicle then crossed the roadway and crashed into the median wall. Flippo’s vehicle overturned and came to rest facing east.

Flippo suffered moderate injuries and was transported from the scene of the crash to St. Anthony’s Hospital by Mehlville Fire Protection. Qualls, Flippo’s passenger, suffered moderate injuries and was transported from the scene of the crash to St. Anthony’s Hospital by Mehlville Fire Protection. It has not been reported that Siburt and Stoner suffered injuries as a result of this crash.

Flippo’s vehicle received total damage and was towed from the scene of the crash by D & L Rideout Towing of Valley Park, Missouri. Siburt’s vehicle received total damage and was towed from the scene of the crash by D & L Rideout Towing. Stoner’s vehicle received total damage and was towed from the scene of the crash by D & L Rideout Towing.

This crash was investigated by Trooper N. D> Bengston of Troop C in St. Louis County.

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