Accident sends three females to hospital

Tuesday, May 5, 2009

SCOTT COUNTY, Mo. - A Sunday afternoon one-car accident near Oran sent a Chaffee woman and two female children to a Cape Girardeau hospital.

Robin M. Patterson, 49, was driving her 2002 Buick on Highway 77 about two miles north of Oran when she lost control, traveled off the left side of the roadway and struck a ditch, the Missouri State Highway Patrol said.

Patterson, a four-year-old and two-year-old from Chaffee all were taken by North Scott County Ambulance to Saint Francis Medical Center, where they were treated for moderate injuries. The Buick was totaled.

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