16-year-old passenger injured in overturned-vehicle crash
Posted on Friday, January 22nd, 2021
BONNE TERRE, MO – A 16-year-old driver was injured after she crashed on US-67 and her 2006 Pontiac G6 overturned late last Friday night.
According to Missouri State Highway Patrol, a 16-year-old female driver from Bonne Terre was speeding on northbound US-67. The Pontiac traveled off the right side of the road, hit an embankment, and overturned around 11 p.m.
Police report a 16-year-old female passenger, of Park Hills, was transported to Mercy Hospital Jefferson for minor injuries. She was not wearing a seat belt, but the teenage driver was wearing a seat belt.
The Pontiac was totaled.
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