(KMOV.com) – An woman was killed after a 4-car crash on Highway K near South Outer Highway 364 shortly after 3 p.m. on Thursday, officials say.
The accident happened between 3 and 3:30 p.m. on Thursday afternoon in O'Fallon, Missouri.
The victim has been identified as 52-year-old Theresa Moore of St. Charles County.
According to officials, the vehicle carrying the Moore traveling northbound on Highway K and changed lanes, striking another vehicle traveling northbound on Highway K, causing the first vehicle to spin.
That vehicle crossed over the center turn lane into the fast lane of southbound Highway K, and was struck by a vehicle traveling southbound on Highway K. The third vehicle then spun and struck the fourth vehicle.
The driver of the third vehicle and a passenger of that vehicle were taken to a local hospital. Their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.