Roads

Fatal Accident on Hwy. T May 1st


The Missouri Highway Patrol reports a fatal accident occurred on Friday afternoon, May 1, 2020 on Hwy. T, south of Rayginsons Lane (which is south of Lippold Lane, in St. Charles County, Missouri.) 

According to the report, a 2011 Chevrolet Malibu driven by Brett N. Varady, 26, of Wentzville, MO, was traveling northbound on Hwy. T, crossed the centerline and struck a southbound 2016 Chevrolet 2500 pick up driven by Jacob Hassler, 21, of Washington,  MO. Varady was pronounced at the scene by St. Charles County EMS. Hassler, and a 13 year old passenger, suffered moderate injuries and were transported to St. Louis area hospitals by St. Charles County ambulance.

All three victims were wearing safety devices. The accident was reported at 4:05 p.m. The roadway was reopened to traffic at 4:44 p.m.