JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO — A 34-year-old Jackson woman was seriously injured Monday evening in a single-vehicle collision on Missouri Route BB in Cedar Hill, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Trooper S. T. Roettger responded to the scene along the westbound lanes of Missouri Route BB near the 3 B Road intersection at 7:46 p.m.
The woman was driving a 2005 Subaru Forester westbound on the highway when her vehicle began to skid and traveled off the left side of the roadway, where it overturned and came to stop partially submerged in Big River.
The woman was transported by ambulance to Mercy Hospital South with serious injuries. Her condition has not been disclosed. The MSHP crash report indicates she was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.
The Subaru was totaled in the accident.
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