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Accident Injures Teenage Driver

Posted: Thursday, January 12th, 2012 at 6:26 am
Author: KCII News - Bill Gatchel

An early morning accident yesterday has injured the driver.  According to the Washington County Safety Center, around 5:00 yesterday morning, a vehicle went into the ditch near 2780 Highway 1.  The 17 year old driver from Ainsworth that was injured was taken to Washington County Hospital for treatment.

Charges being filed against the driver of a first offense of an OWI and failure to maintain control and was transported to the Washington County Jail for further testing.

Those responding to the scene were the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, Washington Police Department, Washington County Ambulance and Washington County Rescue.  KCII will continue to monitor this story and will bring you more updates as they become official.