A head-on car crash in Franklin County, Missouri sent two people to the hospital on Thursday morning. According to authorities, the accident happened around 8 a.m. near the intersection of West Springfield and U.S. 50. The police have released few details pertaining to the crash. It was confirmed that two individuals were transported by ambulances to the hospital and the extent of their injuries is unknown. The accident is under investigation and the intersection was closed for a couple of hours while crews reconstructed the crash.
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