Friday, January 18, 2013
The crash occurred in the early morning hours Wednesday in Imperial.
Daniel J. McGrath, 49, of Ballwin, was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of manslaughter and driving while intoxicated in connection with a car crash Wednesday (Jan. 21) in which his passenger, Angela Chadd, 37, of Imperial, was killed, according to an arrest report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol (MSHP). Read this story on Patch: Ballwin Man Involved in Early Morning Car Crash According to a Patrol crash report, McGrath was driving a 2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee eastbound on Miller Road, just east of Spring Forest Road, when he failed to negotiate a turn, ran off the road, struck a rock and a tree and then overturned. Chadd was pronounced dead at the scene at 1:52 a.m. by the Rock Township Ambulance District. McGrath sustained minor …
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
A woman from Imperial was killed in the accident.
Daniel McGrath, 49, of Ballwin, was involved in an early morning car accident Wednesday (Jan. 16) on Miller Road, east of Spring Forest Drive, Imperial, according to a crash report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol (MSHP). Angela Chadd, 37, of Imperial, was killed in the accident. According to the MSHP, Chadd was a passenger in a vehicle driven by McGrath that was travelling eastbound on Miller Road. McGrath failed to negotiate a turn, ran off the road, struck a rock and a tree and then overturned. Chadd was pronounced dead at the scene at 1:52 a.m. by the Rock Township Ambulance District staff. McGrath sustained minor injuries and was taken to St. Anthony's Medical Center, according to the MSRP. Neither Chadd nor McGrath were wearing…
Monday, December 3, 2012
Authorities indicate the accident was a result of the driver overcorrecting while traveling on northbound Interstate 55.
Wildwood resident Robin Baker was driving her 2008 Pontiac Grand Prix northbound on Interstate 55 in Ste. Genevieve County Friday when her car exited the road to the left at 11:55 a.m. According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Baker overcorrected and the Grand Prix then exited the right side of the interstate before striking a rock bluff and overturning. The accident occurred at mile marker 158. Baker, 57, had a 3-year-old Ballwin resident, Mason Spencer, in the car at the time of the accident. Spencer was taken by an air evacuation team to St. Louis Children's Hospital, according to the accident report. Baker was taken to Jefferson Memorial Medical Center by a Ste. Genevieve County ambulance crew. She was wearing a safety belt…
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Missouri State Highway Patrol report.
- POLICE & FIRE
- Dan Barger
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Jennifer Samuels, 22, of Ballwin, sustained moderate injuries as the result of a one-car crash Monday on Interstate 55, according to a report by the Missouri State Highway Patrol (MSHP). Samuels was travelling southbound on I-55 at Mile Marker 134.6 at 5:32 p.m. Monday when her 1999 Saturn SW2 ran off the left side of the roadway, struck the median cable and overturned, the MSHP report stated. The report didn't provide details about the crash, but indicated Samuels was wearing a seat belt. Samuels was taken to Perry County Memorial Hospital for treatment for her injuries. RELATED ARTICLES:
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Barry Alt was driving his 2007 Cadillac SRX along Interstate 44 when he lost control of his car and overturned it several times before it came to a rest.
A 48-year-old Ballwin man was injured in a single-car accident Tuesday morning. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Barry Alt was driving his 2007 Cadillac SRX along westbound Interstate 44, near the 170 mil marker, when he lost control of his car and overturned it several times before it came to a rest. Alt suffered minor injuries in the accident, the highway patrol reported. He was taken by ambulance to Phelps County Regional Medical Center in Rolla. The car Alt was driving was totalled.