Car+Crash81CHILLICOTHE, Mo – An accident occurred at approximately 8:00 p.m. Sunday, September 6, 2015.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, a vehicle driven by Samantha Hovey, 24, was traveling northbound on U.S. 65 Highway less than one mile south of Chillicothe.  The vehicle went off the left side of the road and rolled some distance before coming to rest upside-down.  Hovey was ejected from the car and  was, reportedly, not wearing a safety device.

She was transported to Hedrick Medical Center by Emergency Medical Services, and later flown to Truman Medical Center in Kansas City for treatment of serious injuries.