JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO – Two people were injured when a 1995 Chrysler Lebaron GTC rear-ended a 2007 Chevrolet Silverado on southbound Highway F on Thursday morning.
A 17-year-old driver in the Chrysler failed to stop for the Silverado that was turning left onto Cattail Lane and rear-ended the vehicle around 10:10 a.m., police report.
Both Thomas Jewett, the 71-year-old driver of the Silverado, and 65-year-old Laura Jewett, a passenger in the Chrysler, sustained minor injuries. They were both transported to Mercy Hospital Washington.
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