Park Hills teen injured after car crashes into tree

PARK HILLS, MO (KFVS) - A Park Hills teenager was flown to a St. Louis area hospital with injuries following an overnight crash.

It happened on Russell Road shortly after midnight in St. Francois County.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Cody J. Hardie, 17, of Park Hills was eastbound in a car on Russell Road and failed to negotiate a curve, went off the left side of the road and hit an embankment and then a tree.

Hardie was flown by Air Evac to a Creve Coeur hospital with serious injuries.

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