16-year-old injured in Dunklin Co. crash

DUNKLIN COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - A 16-year-old female received moderate injuries Saturday in an early morning crash in southern Missouri.

It happened in around 5:30 p.m. on County Road 735 in Dunklin County.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the car ran off the road and struck a ditch.

The 18-year-old driver Ovidio A. Garza of Hornersville, Mo. received minor injures while a 16-year-old female from Goblre, Mo. received moderate injuries in the crash. They were taken via private conveyance to a Kennett hospital.

Police say both people were wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.

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