JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO – Two people were sent to the hospital after being involved in a single-vehicle rollover crash in Jefferson County Thursday night.
According to an official crash report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the incident occurred shortly before 8:00 p.m. on Highway W north of Boemler Road.
Troopers say the 17-year-old female driver of a 2001 Honda Civic overcorrected a turn and ran off the side of the road, striking a stump before overturning.
Both female occupants were transported to Mercy Hospital St. Louis to be treated for minor injuries.
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