Missouri teen hospitalized after car goes airborne

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HOLT COUNTY — One person was injured in an accident just before noon Wednesday in Holt County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2003 Chrysler passenger vehicle driven by Nakiah R. Hamilton, 19, Mound City, was southbound on MO 113 five miles east of Mound City.

The vehicle traveled off the right side of the road. The Chrysler then returned to the road, crossed the centerline, overcorrected, traveled off the right side again, came back on the road, crossed both lanes, traveled off the left side of the road, struck a ditch and field entrance before becoming airborne.

Atchison Holt Ambulance transported Hamilton to Mosaic Life Care. She was properly restrained at the time of the accident, according to the MSHP.