Young woman injured after car hydroplanes in Warren County

WARREN COUNTY, MO — A 22-year-old Wright City woman was injured in a single-vehicle car accident Sunday evening after her car hydroplaned along Highway J in Warren County, according to a crash report by Missouri State Highway Patrol.

The woman was traveling northbound on Highway J in a 2014 Honda Elantra shortly before 7:15 p.m. when her vehicle hydroplaned on standing water, ran off the right side of the roadway and into a wooded area where it struck multiple trees.

The woman sustained minor injuries and was privately transported to an undisclosed hospital.

No other injuries were reported in the incident.

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