Bonne Terre Residents Injured In Washington County Accident

(Bonne Terre) Two people were seriously injured Sunday night in a traffic accident on Highway E in Washington County.

The highway patrol says a truck driven by 50 year old James Turnbull of Bonne Terre was driving north when he ran off the road to avoid an oncoming vehicle.

He then ran off the other side of the road where he struck and ditch and overturned.

Both James Turnbull and Nicole Turnbull suffered serious injuries and were taken to Mercy Hospital South by Washington County Ambulance personnel.