ST. FRANCOIS COUNTY, MO – A juvenile and an adult were injured in a two-vehicle collision at MO 221 and Buck Mt Rd Tuesday, according to MSHP.
At 3:17 p.m., a 16-year-old male driving a Toyota Corolla attempted to pass a Pontiac G6 driven by Breanna Elser, 29, in a no-passing zone as Elser was trying to make a left turn. The juvenile struck the back of Elser’s vehicle, which sent it offroad and into a utility pole.
Elser and a passenger, a 7-year-old boy, suffered minor injuries and were driven by private conveyance to a local hospital.
The juvenile driver was not hurt in the incident.
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