St. Louis, MO (KSDK) - Police are investigating why a driver lost control of sport utility vehicle while exiting from eastbound I-64 at Oakland Avenue early Friday.
The unidentified driver fled the scene after the collision. Police believe the vehicle went out of control and collided with a traffic signal at the end of the ramp, drove through a nearby hedge, thru a fence where the front wheels of the SUV broke away from the sliding vehicle.
The SUV continue forward and crashed into an underground garage, barely missing a vehicle parked inside.
The owner of the Jeep that was nearly struck told NewsChannel-5 she was thankful the out of control SUV stopped before hitting her vehicle.