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Single-vehicle crash injures Jefferson City driver

Single-vehicle crash injures Jefferson City driver

January 16th, 2019 by News Tribune in Local News

Jefferson City police

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One person was hurt in a single-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon in Jefferson City.

Officers responded at 3 p.m. Tuesday to a crash in the 1000 block of westbound U.S. 50, police reports show.

Dorothy Clemons, 73, lost control on wet pavement, began to skid and ran off the right-side of the roadway. She struck a guardrail, returned to the road, continued to skid, ran off the left side of the roadway, and struck a concrete barrier before coming to a stop.

Clemons was taken to a local hospital for treatment of minor injuries.

This area of U.S. 50 was restricted to one lane for approximately 45 minutes while the scene was cleared.