PATTON, MO (KFVS) - A Jackson teen was fortunate enough to escape serious injuries in a crash on Thursday morning, June 29.
The Missouri Highway Patrol says the 17-year-old girl ran off Highway 72 five miles west of Patton before 1 a.m. According to an online crash report, her 2005 Ford Ranger then hit a guardrail and overturned.
The girl was taken to a Cape Girardeau hospital for treatment moderate injuries. Her truck was totaled.
The girl was wearing a seat belt, according to the crash report.