STE. GENEVIEVE COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - Three Ste. Genevieve teenagers sustained serious injuries after a crash Saturday night in Ste. Genevieve County.
The crash happened shortly before 10:15 p.m. on Route Y, 2/10 mile east of Roth Road.
According to the highway patrol, a 16-year-old male from Ste. Genevieve failed to negotiate a curve with his car, went off the right side of the road and hit an embankment with the car going airborne. The car then came to a rest in a creek bed.
The 16-year-old driver received serious injuries and was taken by EMS to a Jefferson County hospital.
Two passengers were also injured in the wreck.
A 16-year-old male and a 15-year-old male both of Ste. Genevieve sustained serious injuries and were taken by EMS to a Farmington hospital.
Troopers say both the driver and passengers were not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.