Five teens hurt in Dunklin County crash

Five teenagers are rushed to the emergency room after a crash in the Bootheel.

It happened on County Road 509 about three miles west of Senath.

Troopers say around 1:40 Sunday afternoon, a car traveling at a high rate of speed--skidded off the road, hit a ditch and flipped.

The car was driven by 15 year old Crystal Whitlock who received moderate injuries.

Another 15 year old girl, Jessica Jones, was seriously hurt. She's being treated at Twin Rivers Medical Center in Kennett. Both Whitlock and Jones are from Senath.

Two boys, a 17 year old and an 18 year old from Dexter and a 16 year old girl from Gobler were also hurt. Ambulances took them to a Kennett hospital with moderate injuries.

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