JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO — A 62-year-old Hillsboro woman was injured Thursday morning in a single-vehicle collision on Highway B near Rivers Township, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Trooper T. W. Brewer said the accident occurred in the northbound lanes of Highway B south of Highway C at around 10:15 a.m.
The woman was at the wheel of a 2019 Ford Escape head northbound on the highway when her vehicle veered off the right side of the roadway, hit a guardrail, and overturned into the roadway.
The driver was transported by a private conveyance to Mercy Hospital Jefferson with minor injuries.
Her vehicle was totaled as a result of the accident and was towed from the scene.
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