Two people injured when car overturns at Washington County intersection
Posted on Tuesday, November 17th, 2020
MINERAL POINT, MO – Two people were injured when their car overturned on Old Highway 8 (Old 8e) on Monday afternoon.
Police report 20-year-old Ethan Henry was traveling eastbound on Old Highway 8 in a 2004 Suzuki Verona when he lost control in a curve to the right. The vehicle traveled off the left side of the road, the roof struck a utility pole, and the car overturned.
Henry sustained serious injuries and was transported to Mercy Hospital St. Louis. Breanna Day, 19, a passenger in the Suzuki, was transported to Washington County Memorial Hospital for moderate injuries.
The Suzuki was totaled.
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