Ripley County crash sends teen to hospital

Ripley County crash sends teen to hospital

RIPLEY COUNTY, MO (KAIT) - A Doniphan teen was seriously injured in a Ripley County crash Saturday.

According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report, it happened on Pumpkin Patch Road, about a half mile from Doniphan.

The vehicle, driven by 15-year-old Madalyn Borkus, ran off the left side of the road and hit a tree.

Alionvera Lowery, the 15-year-old passenger, was injured and taken by ambulance to the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center.

It is unclear what Lowery's injuries are.

Neither girls were wearing a seatbelt, according to the report.

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