According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report, on Thursday, December 24, 2015 a single vehicle crash sent two people to the hospital.
Tessa D. Young, 22, of Kahoka, driving a 1995 Toyota Camry, was eastbound on Highway 61 three miles west of Alexandrea at approximately 2:52 p.m. when the vehicle traveled off the left side of the roadway, struck a ditch and overturned.
Young was seriously injured in the crash.
Jared L. Neally, 21, of Fort Madison, IA, a passenger in the vehicle, was moderately injured in the crash.
Neither were wearing their seat belts.
MSHP, the Clark County Sheriff’s Office, Clark County Ambulance District and Wayland Fire and Rescue responded to the call.
Young and Neally were taken to the Keokuk Area Hospital by ambulance.