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Wrong-way driver killed in head-on accident, 2 others sent to the hospital

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ST. CHARLES, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

A head-on crash has left two people in the hospital, and one person dead. 

Just before 9:00 p.m. on Dec. 28, a 31 year-old woman was driving east in the westbound lanes of Veteran's Memorial Parkway, police said. The woman's vehicle was struck by another driver traveling west in the westbound lanes. 

The woman, who was freed from her vehicle by a responding fire department, was transported to the hospital. She was later pronounced dead. 

The occupants of the other vehicle, a 16 year-old woman and her 59 year-old father, were also transported to the hospital. Their conditions are unknown, but police said their injuries were non-life threatening. 

Police said the exact reason for the accident is not know, but the investigation is ongoing. 

News 4 will update this story as more information becomes available. 

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