Two Ejected in Single-vehicle Crash near Mt. Vernon

MT. VERNON – Two were ejected from the windshield during a single-vehicle crash north of Mt. Vernon around 6:40 Sunday night.

The driver, 39-year-old Daniel Morgan of Mt. Vernon, was traveling on Miller Road north of Beal Road when he drifted off the shoulder before crossing back to the east side of  the roadway and eventually off the road into two trees.

Forty-year-old Sarah Morgan was the front seat passenger who was ejected along with Daniel. Both were taken to area hospitals before being transported to St. Louis area hospitals for treatment.

A 10 and 12 year old boy were restrained in the back seat. They were not injured in the crash.