MERCER COUNTY, Mo. — An accident in Mercer County Monday afternoon sent a Princeton, Missouri woman to the hospital.
According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, the accident occured at 2:00 p.m. on westbound U.S. Highway 136, three miles east of Princeton. Christina R. Speakman, 21, failed to negotiate a curve, causing her vehicle to travel off the north side of the roadway. She then struck a driveway and became airborne, before returning to the roadway and striking another driveway, resulting in her becoming airborne again. Her vehicle then struck the ground and overturned.
Speakman was transported to Wright Memorial Hospital for treatment of moderate injuries.