Posted on August 5, 2014 at 4:55 AM
Tuesday, Aug 5 at 4:24 PM
ST. LOUIS, Mo (KMOV) – One person was killed and three others seriously injured in a car accident on Interstate 70 in north St. Louis early Tuesday morning.
The accident happened around 12:30 a.m. on Interstate 70 at Riverview. Police said the vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed when it began swerving. It then crossed all lanes of traffic and struck a guardrail. The car rotated and traveled backwards down an embankment and through a fence in the 4500 block of Riverview.
Police said one of the passengers in the car, 31-year-old Justin Bracken, was found dead at the scene. The driver of the car and two other passengers were transported to a hospital, where they are listed in critical, but stable condition.
The investigation is ongoing.