Dent Co. Teen Dies in One-Car Crash

By KOLR10 News

Published 08/25 2014 02:06PM

Updated 08/25 2014 02:07PM

DENT COUNTY, Mo. – A Salem teen is dead after a one-car crash on Hwy. 19, 11 miles north of Salem, Monday morning.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Sarah J. Batstone, 16, of Salem, was driving southbound on the highway when her car ran off the left side of the roadway in a curve and struck a tree.

Batstone was pronounced dead at the scene just before 9 a.m.

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