Police Detective Crashes En Route To Crime Scene

Posted on: 9:12 pm, July 6, 2012, by , updated on: 07:43pm, July 6, 2012

SOUTH ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) –Around  9:00 pm Friday, a St. Louis City detective was responding to a call of shots fired with lights and siren on when he was involved in an crash with another car.  The crash happened at I-44 and Vandeventer.

The other car, a Ford Taurus, was exiting I-44 at the time. The driver, a 21-year old woman, and her passenger, a 25-year old woman, were both taken to a local hospital in stable condition with neck, back, leg, and arm pains. 

The 36 year old detective was transported to Barnes Hospital where he is listed in stable condition with hand and leg injuries.

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