34-year-old speeding driver injured in Franklin County crash

UNION, MO – A 34-year-old speeding driver was injured after her 2008 Kia Sportage crashed into a tree just after midnight on Saturday.

Police report Amanda G. Wehmeyer, of Union, was traveling too fast for road conditions on southbound Highway BB. The Kia traveled off the right side of the road and hit a tree south of Stagecoach Run.

Wehmeyer was transported to Mercy Hospital Washington for moderate injuries. She was wearing a seat belt.

The Kia sustained extensive damages.

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