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Chillicothe Teens Injured In Early Morning Accident

Two Chillicothe teens were injured in a single-vehicle accident early this morning in Linn County.  State Troopers report the accident happened around 1:50 am on US 36, 3 miles east of Laclede, when the 16-year-old driver fell asleep and ran off the left side of the road, overcorrected and the car struck a guardrail.

The 16-year-old driver was wearing a safety belt and had minor injuries.  The 17-year-old passenger was not wearing a safety belt and had moderate injuries.  They were both taken to Pershing Memorial Hospital for treatment.



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