Teen injured in crash in Cape Girardeau County

CAPE GIRARDEAU COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - A Jackson teenager is in serious condition after crashing her car.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 16-year-old Heather West was driving on Route C, about a half mile south of Pocahontas. West ran off the road, hit an embankment, and flipped according to the trooper on the scene.

West was taken to a Cape Girardeau hospital.

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