PERRY COUNTY, MO – Three teenage boys were taken to the hospital Saturday when their car crashed into a barn in a late-night accident in Perry County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
The accident happened at 1:32 a.m. near the intersection of North Kingshighway and Route AC, when a 2000 Ford Mustang ran off the right side of the roadway.
The Mustang then collided with a barn, injuring the three occupants and totaling the vehicle.
The 16-year-old driver and his 16-year-old and 15-year old passengers, all of Perryville, were taken to a local hospital for the treatment of mild injuries.
The teenagers were not wearing their seatbelts during the crash.
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