Car crash sends 2 people to hospital

An “over-corrected” mistake caused a crash that totaled a truck and sent 2 people to the hospital Wednesday afternoon.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report, the cash happened west of Poplar Bluff on Route M.

A 1996 Ford F150 was traveling westbound when the driver, Martin Marcus, 26, ran off the right side of the roadway.

Police say Marcus over-corrected and the pickup ran off the left side of the road and hit a tree, totaling the vehicle.

Martin and his passenger, 24-year-old Allyson Little, were taken ambulance to Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center with serious injuries.

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