St. Louis (KMOX) A woman mail carrier is recovering in a hospital after being struck by a minivan Saturday afternoon on Highway 61 in Wentzville.
The Missouri Highway Patrol reports 39 year old Dawn Butler of Troy Missouri walked onto the highway to retrieve an item when she was struck. She was delivering mail at the time of the accident.
Butler was transported to St Joseph East Health Center with serious injuries.
The driver of the van-a 63 year old man from Hopkinsville Kentucky-was not hurt.