Driver strikes tree, injures 3 juveniles at Indian Creek Rd and State Hwy NN

ERIE GOODMAN TOWNSHIP, MO – Three people were seriously injured after a driver slammed into a tree near Indian Creek Rd and State Hwy NN Friday, according to MSHP.

A 16-year-old male was driving a Mercury Grand Marqui at excessive speeds when he lost control of the vehicle, went off-road, and slammed into a tree. The impact ejected the driver from the car. He was not wearing a seatbelt.

In addition to the driver, a 15-year-old female and a  16-year-old female were also hurt. They were also not wearing a seatbelt.

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