16-year-old passenger injured in snowmobile crash

STE. GENEVIEVE COUNTY, MO – A 16-year-old passenger was injured in a crash involving a snowmobile accident on Saturday night.

Police report 26-year-old Chase A. Caswell was driving the 2015 Artic Cat north on Dam Drive when he accelerated and caused the vehicle to overturn. The crash happened at East Lakeview Drive on private property around 9:52 p.m.

A 16-year-old male passenger was transported to Mercy Hospital Jefferson for minor injuries. Neither he nor Caswell were wearing safety belts.

The snowmobile sustained minor damages.

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