Driver hospitalized after struck by debris on Highway 141
Posted on Monday, October 12th, 2020
JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO – One woman was taken to the hospital after debris being hauled on Highway 141 struck her vehicle Monday morning.
According to the official crash report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the accident occurred moments before 11:00 a.m. on Highway 141 just south of High View Drive.
Troopers believe the 2008 Dodge Avenger driven by 47-year-old Terry Krasnesky was struck by debris that flew out of a Ford F-150 on the highway.
Krasnesky was transported to a local hospital in minor condition. One other vehicle was struck by debris in the incident, that driver did not sustain any injuries as a result.
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