Edwards teen injured in Benton
An Edwards teenager sustained moderate injuries in a single-vehicle accident at 5:30 p.m. Sunday in Benton County.
According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Nadine A. Rider, 16, was driving north on state Route M, four-tenths of a mile past Hill Crest Avenue, when she failed to negotiate a curve and her vehicle traveled off the left side of the road. Rider over-corrected and her vehicle returned to the road and traveled off the right side where it struck a culvert and overturned.
Rider, who was wearing a seat belt, was taken by Benton County Ambulance District to Bothwell Regional Health Center in Sedalia for her injuries.
Information is taken from preliminary Missouri State Highway Patrol and Sedalia Police Department reports, which do not necessarily contain statements from all parties involved.
— Compiled by Nicole Cooke