CLARK COUNTY, MO – Two people were injured in a single-vehicle crash on westbound Highway C on Thursday afternoon.
James M. Privia, 72, was traveling west on Highway C in a 2004 Ford Explorer, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol. The Ford traveled off the left side of the road and hit an embankment about three miles west of Highway B around 5:05 p.m.
Privia and a 24-year-old male passenger were treated for minor injuries at the crash scene. The passenger was not wearing a seat belt, but Privia was wearing one.
The Ford sustained extensive damages.
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