Child airlifted following two-vehicle accident on Old Sugar Creek Road

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.
Data pix.

JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO. - The High Ridge Fire Department responded to a two-car crash Thursday morning that resulted in a 12-year-old boy being airlifted to St Louis Children's Hospital. The accident occurred at the intersection of  Old Sugar Creek Road and Route 30 around 7 a.m.

Bommarito Automotive SkyFox flew over the scene where it appeared a white work van had T-boned the pickup truck causing it to overturn. According to Missouri Highway State Patrol, a Luby Equipment Service van was driving east on Highway 30 and a Toyota Pickup truck was driving north on Old Sugar Creek Road. Witnesses told deputies that the work van ran a red light and collided with the pickup truck causing it to overturn one time before coming to a stop in the middle of the intersection.

A 16-year-old girl was driving the pickup truck taking her 12-year-old brother to school. The driver of the work van and the 16-year-old were taken to the area hospital by ground. Their conditions are to be non-life threating at this time.

This is a developing story, tune into FOX2 News as more details become available.

FOX 2 Newsletters

Sign up for a newsletter from FOX 2 to get updates about news and weather. We offer daily headlines, breaking news, severe weather, and forecast emails.


Latest News

More News