St. Charles Woman, Wentzville Man Injured in Related Accidents on I-70

Two related motor vehicle accidents on Interstate 70 west of Highway 79 early Saturday morning sent two St. Charles County residents to the hospital.

Jessica L. Wells, 30, of St. Charles, was stopped on the driving lane after hitting the rear of a tractor-trailer and striking the concrete barrier at about 3:45 a.m. Saturday.

A 2000 Toyota Tundra driven by David C. Perriello, 62, of Wentzville, then hit the rear of Wells’ Honda, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported.

Wells sustained serious injuries and was transported to Mercy Hospital. Perriello sustained moderate injuries and was transported to St. Joseph Health Center.