Teen injured in crash in Ste. Genevieve County

Teen injured in crash in Ste. Genevieve County

STE. GENEVIEVE COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - A teenager was rushed to the hospital Wednesday night after a single vehicle crash in Ste. Genevieve County.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, it happened at 9:09 p.m. on route 32 east of route 144.

Troopers report a 2000 Ford Escort driven by 19-year-old Megan Elder was traveling west on 32 when the car went off the right side of the road, hit an embankment, a fence, then overturned.

According to the crash report, Elder was not wearing a safety device and suffered moderate injuries.

She was taken by ambulance to Parkland Health Center.

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