I-270 at 367

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -- A driver who was allegedly racing another car crashed into a semi on Interstate 270 in north St. Louis County Monday afternoon. 

The Missouri State Highway Patrol said a driver was allegedly racing another driver when they lost control and smashed into a semi in the westbound lanes of I-270 near Bellefontaine Road. 

Officials said the driver and possibly the passengers of the car that wrecked into the semi had left the vehicle behind and ran from the area on foot. The other vehicle involved in the race did not stop and the driver kept driving. 

No other information was released. 

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.