Sheriff Danny Hickman reports a one vehicle accident occurred January 15, at approximately 4:40 pm on Bellefonte Road.
Paige Collins, 16 years of age, of Harrison was traveling north on Bellefonte Road when she drove into a corner and the vehicle went onto the shoulder. Collins over corrected and lost control of the 2000 Ford Mustang, traveled across the south bound lane and left the road into the front yard of 1728 Bellfonte Road. The Mustang struck a mailbox, became airborne, hit a tree and came to rest in this yard.
Ms. Collins was injured in the wreck and was flown by helicopter to St. John's in Springfield, MO. No information about her condition is available at this time. At the time of this release no citations have been issued.
4:15 pm Update
Harrison Fire and Rescue worked this scene and extracted Ms. Collins from the vehicle. We want to acknowledge their hard work.
Information this afternoon about Ms. Paige Collins is that she is in critical condition in a Springfield hospital.