Barnhart crash injures one

BARNHART, MO – An elderly woman was injured on Saturday in Jefferson County, reports MSHP.

Troopers were dispatched around 4:53 p.m. to the area of Old Hwy 21 south of Schenk Rd. A Toyota Rav 4 driven by a 16-year-old girl  was traveling north on the exit ramp to Schenk Rd when they failed to yield and struck the passenger side of a Ford Escape driven by Frances P Earl, 73.

The juvenile was injured. Earl was hospitalized at Mercy Hospital South with moderate injuries.

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