Crash in Putnam County Leaves Teen with Moderate Injuries

A crash in Putnam County yesterday left a teen with moderate injuries. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that 18-year-old Kelsey Michaels, of Mercer, was driving a 2008 Chevy Impala on Missouri Route 139, 2 miles north of Newtown, when the vehicle traveled off the right side of the roadway and struck a field entrance. Michaels was transported by ambulance to a hospital. Damage to her vehicle was extensive.