The Great River Road was shut down for hours yesterday following a single vehicle crash. According to authorities, a 48-year-old local woman rolled her open top Jeep in the eastbound lane and was ejected from the vehicle. Immediately following the crash authorities shut down Cliffton Terrace Road and the river road. All four lanes of the river road were shut down for hours.
The woman reportedly suffered a head injury and was taken to Saint Anthony's Hospital and was later airlifted to a St. Louis facility by ARCH Air Medical Services. Authorities are uncertain as to the cause of the crash, which remains under investigation.