St. Louis Co. Crash Report: Wrong-way crash on South Wood Mills in Chesterfield kills 2

Crash Report – South Wood Mills Rd near Ladue Rd,

Chesterfield, MO


Report ID: 2024 April 7

NCIC#: Unknown

OFFICER ID#: Unknown

Traffic Unit(s): 2

Occupants: 2

Injuries/Fatalities: Yes

Vehicle Damage (If Any): Unknown but likely

Property Damage (other than vehicles): Unknown

Road Surface Condition: Unknown

Manner of Crash Impact (Single Vehicle, Angle, Left Turn, Rear-End, Head-On, Sideswipe, U-Turn, Other, Unknown): Head-on

Location of Pedestrian/Cyclist (If Any): N/A


CHESTERFIELD, MO – A wrong-way crash along a major roadway in west-central St. Louis County killed two people on Tuesday.

The incident happened just before 4:10 p.m. on South Woods Mill Road between Ladue and Conway, which is near St. Luke’s Hospital West Campus.

Police say that a Cadillac and a Kia collided head on when the 72-year-old driver of the Cadillac entered the wrong side of the roadway.

Both drivers, a man and a 42-year-old woman, died in the accident. Authorities haven’t yet released their names to the public.

A full investigation is underway.

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