RAY COUNTY, Mo.- The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported on a one-vehicle rollover accident in Ray County that ultimately ejected the driver.
According to the filed accident report, Linda Ballentine, 70, of Excelsior Springs, Mo., was northbound on Route M south of 160th Street, and as she crested a hill too fast she lost control of her vehicle causing it to travel off the road. The vehicle then overturned, ejecting Ballentine and coming to a rest.
Ballentine reportedly was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident and suffered moderate injuries as a result. She was transported by Air Ambulance to Liberty Memorial Hospital.