15-year-old injured in crash near Poplar Bluff

Juvenile driver injured in crash near Poplar Bluff

POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. (KFVS) - According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, a 15-year-old was injured in a crash near Poplar Bluff, Mo.

On Jan. 11, around 10:35 p.m., authorities were called to a crash on Woodland Meadows, about two miles west of Poplar Bluff.

Authorities found that a 15-year-old, was driving when the vehicle ran off the road and hit a tree.

The juvenile was taken to an area hospital with serious injuries.

He was the only person in the vehicle at the time, and was found to not be wearing a seat belt.

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