Arkansas woman injured in Benton crash

January 21, 2008

An Arkansas woman was taken to the hospital after she crashed her vehicle in Benton County.

Shari L. Rivers, 40, of Booneville, Ark., was taken by ambulance to Bothwell Regional Health Center, according to Missouri Highway Patrol reports. She was treated and released, said a hospital spokesman.

Troopers said the accident, about 3:40 p.m. Saturday, happened when Rivers drove off the road, over corrected, drove off the other side of the road and rolled over. Rivers was southbound on U.S. 65 south of Cedar Gate Road.

Troopers issued Rivers a summons for careless and imprudent driving, according to reports.