West Alton, Missouri (KSDK)-- A north St. Louis County teen was killed Wednesday evening after the car he was operating crashed into the back of a turning tractor trailer truck in St. Charles County.
Troopers with the Missouri Highway Patrol say just after 6:00 Wednesday evening, 18 year old Hamza Hamdan of Florissant was northbound on US Highway 67 approaching Wise Road when his car crashed into a slowing tractor trailer unit that was about to make a left turn. The fatal crash scene in near West Alton.
Hamdan's car did not stop in time and slammed into the truck. The victim was airlifted from the crash scene to Alton Memorial Hospital where he died a short time later.
The driver of the truck was not hurt in the collision.