St. Charles, MO (KSDK) A collision between a motorcycle and a van on westbound Highway 94 in St. Charles Sunday afternoon has claimed the life of a Fenton man.
Troopers with the Missouri Highway Patrol tell News Channel 5 21 year old Duy Khang Le was travelling at a high rate of speed around 1:30 p.m. yesterday when his motorcycle struck a Honda minivan whose driver had failed to yield.
Investigators say Le tried to avoid the crash at Heger Lane by making a turn, but crashed into the other vehicle instead. Both Le and a passenger on his Suzuki motorcycle were thrown from the wreckage.
Le was pronounced dead at the crash scene. The passenger; identified as 21 year old Jacquelynn Schell of Arnold was injured and taken to Mercy Hospital in Creve Coeur.