Hurdland woman injured when van goes airborne over a creek

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A northeast Missouri resident was hurt when the van she was driving traveled off Highway 6 in eastern Adair County and went airborne over a creek.

Thirty-six-year-old Amanda Ayer of Hurdland was taken to Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville with moderate injuries.

The accident happened Saturday morning one mile east of Brashear as the van was eastbound on Highway 6 when it traveled off the right side of the road, went airborne over a creek, hit an embankment, and came to rest on its wheels.

The vehicle was extensively damaged and Ms. Ayer was wearing a seat belt.