(Cabool) – Two children suffered serious injuries Saturday afternoon after a one vehicle accident near Cabool.
The accident happened at 4:15 PM on Route U, about 6 miles east of Cabool, when the eastbound vehicle driven by 39-year-old Christopher Dampier ran off-road and overturned several times.
11-year-old Chandler and 17-year-old Coleman Dampier suffered serious injuries and were taken to Texas County Memorial Hospital in Houston by ambulance. Christopher Dampier was uninjured. A report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol states that all three were wearing their seatbelts when the accident occurred.