Teenage driver seriously injured in Pulaski County crash
Posted on Thursday, April 15th, 2021
ST. ROBERT, MO – A 16-year-old driver was seriously injured after crashing on eastbound I-44 just after midnight on Thursday morning.
A 16-year-old Marionville male was traveling east on I-44 in a 2005 Chevrolet Malibu, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol. The Chevrolet traveled off the left side of the road and hit a concrete barrier. This impact caused the Chevrolet to travel back across the interstate, hit a rock embankment, and come to a rest on the right shoulder. The accident happened at mile marker 159 around 12:15 a.m.
MSHP reports the teenager was Mercy Hospital Springfield. He was not wearing a seat belt.
The Chevrolet was totaled.
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