43-year-old driver sustains moderate injuries in Imperial crash

IMPERIAL, MO – A 43-year-old Imperial driver sustained moderate injuries in a crash at the intersection of US-61 and Highway K on Thursday afternoon.

Sara D. Sellers was traveling west on Highway K in a 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe and failed to yield to oncoming traffic at the US-67 intersection, police report. Samantha C. Zelle, 18, was traveling north on US-67 in a 2003 Chevrolet Cavalier. The front of the Chevrolet hit the rear of the Hyundai around 2:47 p.m.

Sellers was transported to Mercy Hospital South.

Both drivers were wearing seat belts.

The Chevrolet was totaled and the Hyundai sustained moderate damages.

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