LACLEDE COUNTY, Missouri- Troopers say attempting to avoid an animal in the roadway caused a single-vehicle crash injuring a Springfield woman on MM just outside of the city. The crash happened Wednesday evening.
29 year-old Lindsay Sorbo was transported by ambulance to Cox South Hospital in Springfield for treatment of moderate injuries.
She was travelling westbound and swerved to avoid hitting an animal, she then left the roadway, struck a ditch and overturned. The vehicle landed on its wheels after also hitting a road sign the Missouri State Highway Patrol said in a report. She was wearing a seatbelt.
Trooper Sgt Riggs responded to the scene at 5:00 p.m. and was assisted by the sheriff’s office and the Lebanon Rural Fire Department.