2 women injured in rollover crash

2 women injured in rollover crash

SHANNON COUNTY, MO (KAIT) - Two women were flown to the hospital with serious injuries after their SUV overturned.

The crash happened on Old Highway 60, four and a half miles west of Mountain View in Shannon County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report.

Tara D. Washburn, 28, of Van Buren was westbound when her 2005 Hyundai Tucson ran off the left side of the road and down an embankment. The SUV struck a culvert then overturned.

Washburn and her passenger, 35-year-old Laura Markham of Winona, were both flown to Mercy Hospital in Springfield with serious injuries.

According to the report, it was unknown if either woman was wearing a seat belt.

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