Two teens were injured Sunday night in a head-on crash on Highway Z south of Carlton Glen Drive in Wentzville.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, a sixteen-year-old from Lake Saint Louis was driving southbound on Highway Z at 10:25 p.m. in a 2003 Acura when he crossed the center line and struck another vehicle head-on.
The St. Charles County Missouri Scanner Traffic Facebook page reported that one vehicle caught on fire and burned, which resulted in the highway being closed for a time.
The teen driver sustained minor injuries. A 17-year-old passenger from Wentzville sustained moderate injuries. Both were transported to SSM St. Joseph Hospital in Lake Saint Louis. Both teens were wearing seat belts.
28-year-old Joshua E. Ridgeway of Wentzville, who was driving the other vehicle, was not injured.