A 15-year-old girl suffered minor injuries in a one-vehicle accident that occurred in Pettis County on Route O Wednesday afternoon.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Cody A. Andresen, 17, of Sedalia, was the driver of a southbound 2003 Pontiac on Route O, one-third mile north of Highway 50, at 3:15 p.m., when the vehicle traveled off the right side of the roadway. The driver then overcorrected, causing the vehicle to return to the roadway, then travel off the left side of the roadway.

Injured was 15-year-old Chloe Andresen of Sedalia. She was transported to Bothwell Regional Health Center by PCAD with minor injuries.

Both occupants were wearing safety devices, the report said.

The Pontiac had minor damage and was towed from the scene by Don's Truck Towing.

Randy Kirby