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Five Area Teenagers Injured in Two-Vehicle Accident

An Andrew County accident on Sunday night left five teenagers injured.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, a vehicle driven by 18-year old Tomas R. Wade was southbound on Route D, three miles east of Savannah around 9:30 Sunday night when he failed to yield to a northbound vehicle driven by 18-year old Rachel K. Corey who was turning left.

Both vehicles traveled off the east side of the roadway and came to a rest.

Corey was seriously injured. Her 17-year old male passenger received moderate injuries.

Wade and a 13-year old male passenger in his vehicle also received moderate injuries. A 15-year old female in Wade’s vehicle was seriously injured.

All of the injured parties were taken to Mosaic in St. Joseph.

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