Moberly Teen Seriously Injured In Accident South Of Paris In Monroe County

A Moberly teen is recovering from serious injuries following a one car accident in Monroe County yesterday (Sunday) morning.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol it happened on Missouri 154, 1.4 miles south of Paris.

A 16 year old male driver failed to negotiate a curve and traveled off the roadway, hit a utility box and guy-wire then overturned in a pond.

The teen was air evacuated by helicopter to the University Hospital for treatment.