Mexico Man Among Three Hurt in St. Charles County

A Mexico man was one of three people hurt in a two-vehicle accident on Highway 61 in St. Charles County around 8:30 Friday night. The State Highway Patrol says a car driven by 25-year-old Ranjani Ramanathan of O’Fallon slowed for an unknown reason, and was hit from behind by an SUV driven by 69-year-old Dorothy Looney of Silex. Looney had moderate injuries. Two of her passengers were also hurt. 65-year-old Frances Looney of Troy had minor injuries and 64-year-old Patrick Brundege of Mexico had moderate ones. They were all taken to Lake St. Louis. The other driver wasn’t hurt.