California, Mo., teen hurt in Moniteau crash

April 7, 2013

A California, Mo., teenager had minor injuries from a one-vehicle crash on Saturday in Moniteau County.

According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Samantha L. Gerhart, 18, was southbound on state Highway 87 a half-mile south of Industrial Road at 5:15 p.m. when she exited the right side of the road and struck a wooden post, a culvert and an embankment.

She was transported by Mid-Missouri EMS to St. Mary’s Hospital in Jefferson City. She was wearing a seat belt, the report said.

Information is taken from preliminary Missouri State Highway Patrol reports, which do not necessarily contain statements from all parties involved.