3 injured in two-vehicle collision in Cape Girardeau County

MILLERSVILLE, MO (KFVS) - Three people were hospitalized following a two vehicle collision Saturday afternoon in Cape Girardeau County.

It happened shortly before 1 p.m. on MO 72 in Millersville, Mo.

Troopers say a vehicle driven westbound by Joe D. Schaffer, 39, of Perkins failed to yield and pulled into the path of a car driven eastbound by Joshua E. Karn, 16, of Fredericktown.

Three passengers in Schaffer's vehicle received moderate injuries and were taken by EMS to a Cape Girardeau hospital.

Troopers say Schaffer's vehicle was totaled.

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