BUCHANAN COUNTY, Mo.- Two teenagers were involved in an accident in Buchanan County this morning, September 17, 2016. According to the Missouri Highway accident report, Hayden Matthews, 18, of St. Joseph, Mo. was southbound on Route W, four miles east of St. Joe’s when he traveled off the west side of the roadway, over corrected, returned to the roadway, traveled off the east side of the roadway, struck an embankment and overturned. The vehicle finally came to a rest off the east side of the road on its wheels facing north.

Matthews along with his passenger Samantha Clark, 16, also of St. Joseph, were transported by private vehicle to Mosaic Life Care and were treated for minor injuries.