Woman Ejected in Highway 8 Crash
A Potosi woman was arrested for DWI after she was ejected
from a 2003 Chevy Cavalier on Highway 8, east of Oak Road
in Washington County.
According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, Kelsey L. Hayes,
19, of Potosi, was driving westbound on Highway 8 when
the vehicle went off the right side of the road and struck
The Cavalier then went airborne, returned to the ground
and overturned several times, ejecting Hayes. She was
not wearing a seat belt.
Hayes suffered serious injuries and was flown to Mercy
Hospital by Survival Flight.
She was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated.