Troy, Missouri — August 19, 2012
Sunday, at around 1:30 p.m., a pedestrian was seriously injured in an accident on Interstate 55 and Interstate 270 in Troy.
Missouri State Highway Patrol officials say that Edgar A. Matthew, 22, from Bonne Terre, was driving north in a 2000 Volkswagon Jetta when the accident occurred. Police say Mr. Edgar traveled across a solid white line and struck a pedestrian, Michael A. Holt, 19, from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
Mr. Holt was seriously injured, and taken to St. Anthony Hospital for treatment. His current condition remains unknown.
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