PHELPS COUNTY, Missouri- Two St. James teens were taken to Phelps County Regional Medical Center following a Saturday night crash on CR 1220.
Christian Harris, 14, suffered moderate injuries according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol report. The driver, 16 year-old Curtis Schulz, 16, was treated for minor injuries. Neither were wearing seat belts at the time of the crash.
Troopers say the incident happened when eastbound Schulz failed to round a curve, slid off the roadway and struck a tree. The Ford F-150 was left at the scene.
Trooper Ritter responded at 10:55 p.m.