13-Year-Old Injured After Crashing Car in Madison County

(Mine La Motte) A 13-year-old from Fredericktown was injured after crashing a car after midnight early Wednesday morning in Madison County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident took place on ‘O-O’ Highway at County Road 222 when the boy tried turning left but ran off the highway, overturned and struck a sign.

The teenager was moderately injured and was taken to Parkland Medical Center in Farmington.