ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. – A woman died and a child was hurt last weekend in a multi-car crash in south St. Louis County.
The St. Louis County Police Department reports Friday that Janice Bridges, 67, died from injuries in the crash. An eight-year-old passenger in her car was treated for minor injuries at a hospital.
The crash happened just before 5 p.m. on Aug. 21 near MacKenzie Road and Langley Avenue. Investigators say Bridges was in a Ford Focus and was stopped southbound on Mackenzie Road. As she waited to turn onto Langley Avenue, her car was rear-ended by a Volkswagen Jetta. Investigators say three other cars were also involved in the collision.
Bridges died from her injuries on Aug. 23. The driver of the Jetta, a 38-year-old woman, was sent to local hospital and treated for non-life threatening injuries.