(KMOV.com) – A woman is in the hospital after being struck by a vehicle in St. Charles late Monday night.
Authorities said the woman was setting out emergency cones near her broken down vehicle on the shoulder of eastbound Highway 370 near Elm St. around 11 p.m. when the driver of a Toyota Yaris veered off the road and hit her.
The woman was transported from the scene with moderate injuries to St. Joseph Hospital East by a St. Charles County Ambulance.
The driver of the other vehicle drove the car from the scene after authorities responded.
Police are investigating the cause of the accident.