VIBURNUM, MO (CRAWFORD COUNTY) – A woman from Steelville was severely injured in a rollover crash on Highway Y in Crawford County early this morning, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
The crash occurred on Highway Y, about four miles north of Viburnum at 12:15 a.m., when the 36-year-old driver of a 2002 Chevrolet PT Cruiser failed to navigate a curve in the roadway.
The PT Cruiser then went off the side of the road and rolled over.
The driver, Steelville woman Rebekah E. Hatridge, was taken to the hospital with severe injuries.
No other people were hurt in the crash.
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