Pettis Co, MO - Two Injured, One Airlifted Following Injury Crash on Rt M
Pettis Co, MO (March 12, 2021) - A single-vehicle rollover accident that took place on Friday, March 12th put both occupants in the hospital.
Reports show that at about 12:35 a.m., a 2001 Ford Explorer was heading southbound on Route M, in the area of McGee Road, when the driver failed to successfully negotiate a bend in the road causing him to travel over the centerline and off the opposite side of the roadway. The vehicle then struck a ditch and overturned twice.
The driver, a 40-year-old male from Camdenton, was airlifted to University Hospital with injuries classified as moderate.
His passenger, a 54-year-old female from Sedalia, also sustained moderate injuries during the impact. She was transported via ambulance to Bothwell Regional Hospital.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Injury Accidents in Pettis County
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