New Hampton Woman Injured in Daviess County Hydroplaning Crash Thursday

A New Hampton woman suffered injuries in a Daviess County crash Thursday morning.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports the accident occurred around 8:00 Thursday morning on I-35, two miles north of New Pattonsburg, as 49-year-old Amanda L. Perkins drove northbound.

Troopers say Perkins began to hydroplane in heavy rain, went off the east side of the road, and collided with two trees.

Perkins suffered minor injuries and sought treatment at Harrison County Community Hospital.

Authorities say Perkins did wear a seat belt at the time of the crash.