WASHINGTON, MO (FRANKLIN COUNTY) – A 22-year-old woman was seriously injured yesterday morning when her vehicle rolled over in a car accident related to speeding on Old Highway 100.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash happened at 4433 Old Hwy 100 at 7:09 a.m. as Hermann woman Gwen M. Goskie was traveling too fast for conditions and was unable to round a curve in the highway.
Her 2014 Chevrolet Malibu went off the side of the road and collided with an embankment before rolling over.
She was taken to Mercy Hospital Washington for the treatment of serious injuries. Goskie was reportedly wearing a seatbelt when the accident occurred.
No other injuries were reported in the crash, which totaled the Malibu.
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