ST. FRANCOIS COUNTY, MO – A woman from Park Hills is recovering in the hospital after being involved in a single-vehicle crash in on Old Irondale Road Monday morning.
According to the official crash report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the accident occurred within the 300 block of Irondale Road at about 9:30 a.m.
Troopers at the scene say 19-year-old Kassie Blake, of Park Hills, was driving too fast for the road conditions when she lost control of her 2006 Chevrolet Malibu when she skidded off the left side of the roadway, struck multiple trees, and overturned.
Blake was transported to Parkland Health Center to be treated for minor injuries sustained in the crash.
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