A St. Louis man has been identified as the victim in crash on Interstate 270 near Highway 367 Monday afternoon. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports the victim as 29-year-old Chad Moore. Moore was the lone passenger in a vehicle that struck another vehicle during a lane change in the eastbound lanes yesterday afternoon. The crash tied up traffic during rush hour.
The crash took place around 3:40pm when police say it appears Moore tried to change lanes and as he did struck another vehicle causing Moore to lose control of his vehicle that overturned. He was taken to Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis where he was pronounced dead. The driver of the other vehicle, identified by police as a 55-year-old male from Bethalto, suffered minor injuries and was transported to Alton Memorial Hospital for treatment.