Single-vehicle crash injures 3 on State Rd Y

DITTMER, MO – Two juveniles and one adult were injured in a single-vehicle crash at 8752 State Rd Y Tuesday, according to MSHP.

At around 3:40 a.m., Justin L Craft, 18, was driving a Ford Ranger when he attempted to avoid colliding with a deer on State Rd Y. His vehicle went off the road, rolled over, and hit a mailbox before coming to a rest.

Paramedics transported Craft and his two 17-year-old passengers to Mercy Hospital.

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