Two car accident closes EB I-64 past Chesterfield Airport Road

ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Police are investigating a serious two car crash involving a wrong way driver in Chesterfield. It happened on eastbound I-64 at mile marker 14, near Spirit of St. Louis Boulevard.

Authorities say the driver of an SUV was travelling the wrong way on I-64/40 and struck a passenger car head on. That driver was ejected.

Both drivers are males in their 30s. Their injuries are serious but non-life threatening.

They were taken to area hospitals for treatment. Traffic was re-routed from I-64 onto Airport Road while an accident reconstruction team investigated.