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Amish buggy struck in Cedar County, Mo. hit-and-run, woman suffers serious injuries

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Published: Oct. 17, 2021 at 7:16 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 19, 2021 at 9:40 AM CDT
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CEDAR COUNTY, Mo. (KY3) - An unknown vehicle struck an Amish buggy Saturday night in Cedar County, leaving one woman with serious injuries.

The crash happened around 8:15 p.m. Saturday along State Highway 97 near Jericho Springs, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

MSHP says a 23-year-old man was driving the Amish buggy when an unknown vehicle struck it from behind and took off from the scene. An 18-year-old woman suffered serious injuries in the collision. She was sent to a Springfield hospital for treatment.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol is handling the investigation. They are looking for the driver of a red 1994-1998 GMC pickup truck with front-end damage. The Missouri Highway Patrol shared a picture of the make and model of the truck.

GMC Pickup 1994-1998
GMC Pickup 1994-1998(KY3)

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