Stolen Vehicle Leads to Accident in Jackson County

A head on collision involving a stolen vehicle in Jackson County is under investigation. The accident happened last night on US 51 near Cobin Lane in Elkville. According to a report from WSIL-TV and the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department, the accident was caused when the driver of the stolen vehicle crossed the center-line into the northbound lane and struck on oncoming vehicle. The driver of the stolen vehicle, a 16-year old, along with the driver of the other vehicle, 54-year old Karla Henry were airlifted from the scene to St. Louis area hospitals. Their conditions are unknown at this time.