46-Year-Old O’Fallon Man Damon Stephens Injured in Montgomery County Car Crash on I-70
Montgomery County, Missouri (January 19, 2018) – A 46-year-old O’Fallon man was hospitalized on Thursday morning after a two-vehicle wreck on Interstate 70 in Montgomery County, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Damon W. Stephens was injured in the accident that took place at around 5:24 a.m. Thursday, January 18, on I-70 at Mile Marker 175.
Stephens was the driver of a 2016 Hyundai Santé Fe that was traveling westbound on I-70 when the driver of a 2001 Cadillac Deville tried to merge onto the interstate from the median and was struck by the Hyundai.
Both vehicles came to a rest in the right lane of Interstate 70.
Stephens was wearing a seatbelt and was transported to University by Health Montgomery County Ems. His injuries were said to be moderate.
The driver of the Cadillac was unhurt.
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