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Teens injured in accident on Saturday

Monday, December 24, 2012

BLODGETT - Four Benton teens were injured, one seriously, in a single-car accident Saturday morning when their SUV crossed the center of a rural Scott County road and ran into a tree.

All four of the young men were transported by ambulance to a Cape Girardeau hospital after the collision that took place shortly after 11 a.m. three miles north of Blodgett on County Road 405, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol's preliminary crash report.

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