BOURBON, MO (CRAWFORD COUNTY) – Two people were injured in Crawford County following a single-vehicle rollover crash Saturday night, according to a crash report by the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
The crash happened on Interstate 44 at milepost 220.2 around 7:45 p.m. when a 2000 GMC Jimmy ran off the side of the road, then flipped over after swerving back onto the highway.
The driver, 63-year-old Lyle D. Price, of Effingham, Illinois, was airlifted to Mercy Hospital in Creve Coeur with serious injuries.
A passenger, 59-year-old Salem woman Cynthia J. Indelicato, was taken to the hospital in Sullivan with moderate injuries.
Both victims were wearing a seatbelt when the crash occurred.
The GMC was totaled in the collision.
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