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Woman seriously hurt in Scott County crash

SCOTT COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - A crash in Scott County injured a woman and damaged state property.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, 59-year-old Christine King of Memphis, Tennessee was traveling down Interstate 55, about five miles south of Scott City, when her Honda ran off the road.

King then overcorrected, lost control, struck a cable barrier and the car overturned.

King suffered serious injuries in the crash and was taken to Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau for treatment.

The crash also damaged about 50 feet of cable and three metal posts.

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