Hancock involved in earlier wreck

The St. Louis reliever had his vehicle clipped in an accident three days before his death.
Wednesday, May 2, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CDT; updated 5:45 p.m. CDT, Monday, July 21, 2008

SAUGET, Ill. — Three days before he was killed in a highway wreck, St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Josh Hancock was involved in a predawn accident that police treated routinely.