Crash in St. Louis County leaves one dead
One person is dead after a crash in St. Louis County on Saturday night.
According to the incident report, a vehicle was blocking all lanes of Highway 169 near Wuori Township around 8:10 p.m. on Saturday. A 2014 Ram 1500 was stopped in the lane waiting to drive northbound when a 2013 Chevrolet Impala hit the Ram from behind.
One passenger in the Impala, 61-year-old Cathy Marjorie Johnson, died in the crash while the driver and other passenger sustained non-life-threatening injuries.
The driver and two passengers in the Ram 1500 sustained either non-life-threatening injuries or no injuries at all.
The incident report states that the crash involved someone in the car who was not wearing a seatbelt. The road conditions were listed as wet in the report as well.
The St. Louis County Sheriff, Tower EMS, Virginia Fire and Britt Fire responded to the scene.