Victim extricated from vehicle in crash on I-70 - KMOV.com

Victim extricated from vehicle in crash on I-70

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(KMOV) -- One person was injured in a serious accident on I-70 near O’Fallon, Missouri.
 
It happened around 11:00 a.m. on Monday on I-70 at Highway K. All eastbound lanes were temporarily closed in that area. According to the O'Fallon fire department, all lanes have since reopened.
 
Authorities tell News 4 that this was a single-car crash - a vehicle hit the median.
 
Emergency crews had to extricate one person from the vehicle. A medical helicopter transported the victim to a local trauma center.
 
No word yet on extent of the victim's injuries or what caused the car to hit the median.

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