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Bernie teen escapes serious injuries in Thursday morning crash

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MALDEN, MO (KFVS) -

A Bernie teen was able to escape a Thursday morning wreck without serious injuries.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, the accident happened around 7 a.m. while the 16-year-old boy was driving a Chevy S-10 pickup on Highway 25 at Malden.  An online crash report indicates his truck collided with a 2015 Chevy Equinox driven by a 21-year-old Sikeston woman when she drove into the teen's path.

Both vehicles were totaled according to the report, which does not say why the woman drove into the teen's lane.

The teen went to the hospital with minor injuries.  The crash report does not say that the woman needed treatment.

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