Two St. James residents were hurt in this crash Wednesday around 1:45 p.m. on the North Outer Road, about 2 miles west of St. James.
Two St. James residents were hurt in this crash Wednesday around 1:45 p.m. on the North Outer Road, about 2 miles west of St. James. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Philip N. Wilson, 32, of St. James, was driving this 2001 Jeep Cherokee east on the outer road when the vehicle ran off the right side of the road. Wilson overcorrected and the vehicle ran off the left side of the road and overturned before coming to a rest on its wheels. Both Wilson and Jennifer L. Nash, 38, of St. James, a passenger in the Jeep, were taken by St. James Ambulance to Phelps County Regional Medical Center for minor injuries. The patrol said neither occupant was wearing a seat belt. Scott Sieber, who witnessed the accident, told the Rolla Daily News he saw the Jeep flip over twice. Sieber called 911 to report the accident and checked on the vehicle’s occupants. Rolla firefighters assisted the patrol at the scene.