Drivers Injured in Phelps County Head-On Crash on Highway DD
Phelps County, Missouri (January 15, 2018) – Two drivers were injured on Wednesday night when their vehicles collided head-on in Phelps County, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol.
The crash happened at around 10:35 p.m. Wednesday, January 10, on Highway DD, about one mile east of Saint James.
Troopers said Sonia E. Sells, 28, of Saint James, was driving a 2001 Chev Tahoe eastbound on Highway DD when she crossed the centerline and collided with a 2006 Ford Fusion, driven by Joyce E. Copling, 55, of Cuba.
The impact caused the Chev to travel off the left side of the roadway and rolled over.
Copling was wearing a seatbelt and was transported to University Hospital in Columbia with serious injuries.
Sells was also wearing a seatbelt and was treated for minor injuries at Phelps County Regional Medical Center in Rolla.
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