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2 Cape Girardeau County teenagers injured in crash

PHELPS COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -

Two Cape Girardeau County teenagers were injured following a crash Saturday afternoon in Phelps County.

It happened around 3:45 p.m. on Route O, 1/2 mile south of Phelps County Road 5280.

According to state police, the the car was southbound on Route O, when the 18-year-old female driver took the car too fast around a curve and hit a dirt embankment.

The driver from Jackson, Mo. and a female 18-year-old passenger from Gordonville, Mo. received moderate injuries and were taken by ambulance to a Phelps County hospital.

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

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