Fatal wreck in South County
(KMOV.com) – Police have identified a woman who was killed in a multi-vehicle accident in south St. Louis County Friday afternoon.
Authorities say Sharon Barteau, 46, was driving on Telegraph Rd. near the Meramec River Bridge around 12 p.m. when she was struck by a heavy-duty pickup truck.
Barteau was pronounced dead at the scene. Her 8-year-old daughter, a passenger in the vehicle, was transported to the hospital in critical condition.
The driver of the truck was unharmed.
Police say they continue to investigate what led to the wreck and believe icy roads played a key part.