1 woman dead, another hurt after crash in north St. Louis


by Elizabeth Eisele/ KMOV.com


Posted on October 19, 2013 at 6:11 PM

Updated Saturday, Oct 19 at 10:05 PM

Fatal crash on Hall Street

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(KMOV.com) -- St. Louis Police are investigating a deadly two-vehicle crash in north St. Louis along a street known for vehicle races.

Witnesses told police that a Dodge Caravan was turning onto Hall Street from Riverview at a high rate of speed, then veered from the southbound lane to the northbound lane and collided head on with a truck.

Authorities reported the driver of the van, 34-year-old female Keyna Allen, was transported to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead.

Police said the male driver of the second vehicle was also taken to the hospital with minor injuries. His condition is unknown.

The details surrounding how the accident happened are under investigation.

The crash happened around 7 a.m. Saturday morning in the 9000 block of Hall Street.

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