Woman Seriously Injured in Crash near Gainesville

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GAINESVILLE, Mo. – A woman from Ellington, Missouri is seriously injured in a single-vehicle rollover crash on Highway 5 north of Gainesville in Ozark County.

State troopers say 26-year-old Heather Latham was northbound at 10:45 p.m. Friday, when her SUV traveled off the left side of the roadway and struck a bluff, overturned, then traveled off the right side of the roadway and struck a second bluff before coming to rest on its wheels.

Latham was airlifted to Cox South Hospital in Springfield for treatment of serious injuries.