14-year-old driver killed in crash

14-year-old driver killed in crash

PEMISCOT COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - A 14-year-old girl has died, after the car she was driving crashed in Pemiscot County.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash happened on County Road 341, near Caruthersville, Mo.

Troopers say the driver lost control of a car and it overturned.  The girl was pronounced dead at the scene by Assistant Coroner Eddie Holloway.  A 12-year-old boy was also inside the car when it crashed.  He was taken to the Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti with moderate injuries.

According to a report from the Highway Patrol, both the driver and the passenger were not wearing seat belts.

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