BRIDGETON, MO (KTVI)-- One person is dead and another one is hurt after a car collides with a MoDOT street sweeper.
It happened early Friday morning on Interstate 270 in Bridgeton.
According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, 30-year-old Lamont Purley was driving a Ford Mustang when he lost control on the slick road from the rain, hit the center median and slammed into a MoDOT sweeper truck.
Purley was pronounced dead at the scene.
The MoDOT driver was transported to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
Lanes were shut down earlier but have since re-opened.