Chase M. Luby, 18, of Hillsboro was seriously hurt this morning (Oct. 17) in a one-car accident on Hwy. B south of Cedar Trace Road west of Hillsboro, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported.
At 2:19 a.m., the teen was driving a 2014 Ford Fusion south on the highway and ran off the right side of the road, where the car struck a driveway embankment and then a tree, the report said.
The teen was taken by Valle Ambulance to Mercy Hospital South in south St. Louis County.
He was not wearing a seat belt, the patrol reported.
The car was totaled, the report said.