BOLLINGER COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - Three people were sent to area hospitals after a crash Thursday afternoon in Bollinger County.
It happened at 5 p.m. on Missouri 72 at Missouri 51.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the driver, a 16-year-old from Glenallen, failed to yield to another vehicle and the two vehicles collided.
The 16-year-old was taken by helicopter to St. Louis Children's Hospital with serious injuries.
Two passengers in his SUV, ages 26 and 24, were taken to a Cape Girardeau hospital for treatment.
The driver of the other vehicle was not hurt.
Troopers say the three people that went to the hospital were not wearing seat belts.