ST. LOUIS (KMOV) – Authorities rescued two people who were trapped in their vehicle after crashing in south St. Louis on Tuesday afternoon.
The victims were driving on eastbound I-44 just before the Hampton exit around 1:40 p.m. when they crashed into the center barricade, flipping their vehicle onto its side.
The driver and passenger were taken to the hospital. There is no word on their condition.
Traffic is flowing through the area now, however at the time of the accident two lanes of eastbound I-44 were shut down while crews worked to clear the scene.