The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports Alexis Lewis, 18, was headed south on U.S. Hwy. 275 — three miles north of Rock Port — shortly before 1 p.m. Her 1998 Ford pickup traveled off the east shoulder where it struck a ditch and came to rest.
Lewis, who was not wearing a seat belt according to the report, was taken by a family member to Community Hospital-Fairfax with moderate injuries.
The Atchison County Sheriff’s Office assisted troopers at the scene. The vehicle was towed by Double M Towing of Rock Port.