Teen injured in crash near Pocahontas

POCAHONTAS, MO (KFVS) - A Jackson teen was seriously injured in a crash in Cape Girardeau County  Tuesday night.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, the crash happened around 10:30 p.m. on Route C just south of Pocahontas.

Troopers say the vehicle driven by 16-year-old Heather West went off the road, hit an embankment and overturned.

She was rushed to St. Francis hospital for treatment.

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