TYPE OF INCIDENT: Serious Injury Accident
DATE & TIME OCCURRED: 09/04/16 @ 0456 hours
ACCIDENT LOCATION: Stadium/I-70 Drive NW
DRIVER 1: Male Driver
Boone County, MO
Injured: Serious/Life Threatening
Seatbelt use: No
Alcohol/drug use: Drug use suspected
The crash occurred as vehicle 1 was traveling south on Stadium approaching I-70 Drive Northwest in the outside lane. Vehicle 1 began fading to the right and was partially in the right turn lane. Vehicle 1 continued in between the two lanes and crashed into a signal light pole. Driver 1 was transported to the hospital with serious/life threatening injuries. After the crash, Methamphetamine was located within the vehicle. Next of kin has not been notified.
The investigation is ongoing.