ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis police have released the names of two people killed in a high-speed collision that happened with such force that it split one of the cars in half.
The accident happened around 12:30 a.m. Sunday near an Interstate 55 entrance ramp.
Police on Monday identified the victims as 25-year-old Christian Wimbley and 27-year-old Haris Vranjkovina.
Police say Wimbley was driving a Mercedes at a high rate of speed and crashed into the passenger side of a Honda, splitting it in two.
Vranjkovina was a passenger in the Honda.
The Mercedes vaulted onto I-55, landing on its roof.
The driver of the Honda is hospitalized with critical injuries.