14-year-old child injured in Jefferson County crash

MAPAVILLE, MO – Two people, including a 14-year-old boy, were injured in an intersection collision at Route A and Route Z on Tuesday night.

According to police reports, a 2017 Hyundai Accent was traveling northbound from Plass Road across Route A when it collided head-on with a 2104 Ford Fusion that was traveling southbound on Route Z and attempting to turn onto Route A.

The 24-year-old driver, identified as Jayme Hindman, of the Fusion and a 14-year-old male in the same vehicle were transported to Mercy Hospital Jefferson for minor injuries.

Investigations into the cause of the crash are ongoing.

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