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Festus Man Air Lifted Following Auto Accident on Highway 67 in Jefferson County

(St. Louis, Mo.) A man from Festus was flown to Mercy Hospital in St. Louis after being involved in a one-vehicle accident Monday afternoon in Jefferson County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports the accident took place northbound on Highway 67, south of Route ‘V’, when a Chevrolet pickup truck driven by 23-year-old Corey Schneider of Festus lost control of the vehicle which caused the vehicle to overturn and travel off the left side of the roadway. Schneider was ejected and the vehicle struck the cable median.

Schneider sustained serious injuries in the crash.

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