Two women were injured after being involved in a one-car accident on U.S. 61.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the accident occurred as the 60-year-old driver was near Route KK and she attempted to turn left.
The woman lost control of the car while turning and she ran off of the road. Both the 80-year-old driver and her 76-year-old passenger were taken to Hannibal Regional Hospital. According to reports, the driver was wearing a seat belt, but the passenger was not. The current conditions of the two women have not been released.
Our thoughts are with the friends and family of the victim at this time.