I-55 crash seriously injures Cape Girardeau woman

SCOTT CITY, MO (KFVS) - A car crash in Scott County sends a Cape Girardeau woman to the hospital and ties up traffic on the northbound lanes of Interstate 55.

Investigators say around 5:30 Wednesday evening, 30-year-Hope Herring was traveling north on I-55 when she lost control of her car just south of Scott City.

It ran off the left side of the road, hit a guardrail and flipped.

Herring was thrown from the vehicle. An ambulance rushed her to a Cape Girardeau hospital where she's in serious condition.

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