Elizabeth A. Verharst, 46, of Hillsboro was hurt Tuesday morning (Feb. 25) in a two-car accident on I-270 south of Hwy. 30 in St. Louis County, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported.
At 8:49 a.m., Verharst was driving a 2016 Mazda 6 north on the interstate and was rear-ended by another northbound car – a 2017 Nissan Altima driven by Irena Galijasevic, 18, of St. Louis, the report said.
No injuries were reported for Galijasevic.
However, Verharst was moderately hurt and taken by Mercy Hospital South in south St. Louis County, where she was treated and released, a hospital spokesman said.
The two drivers were wearing seat belts, the patrol reported.
Both cars were moderately damaged, the report said.