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Teen allegedly fell asleep at wheel before crash

DEXTER, MO (KFVS) -

A Bernie teen is hospitalized following a crash Saturday night.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, it happened at 10:25 p.m. on Missouri highway 25, five miles south of Dexter.

Troopers say 18-year-old Morgan Hurst was southbound on Missouri 25 when she fell asleep at the wheel and ran off the road.

The 2008 Honda flipped several times.

Hurst was wearing a seatbelt, but sustained moderate injuries.

She was taken by private vehicle to Missouri southern healthcare in Dexter for treatment. No word on her condition.

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