Maasen, 61, was driving the 2005 Mercury Grand Marquis south on US 63 at 2:43 p.m. January 25, 2018 when the crash occurred south of Discovery Parkway Overpass.
Three Lake area residents were injured Thursday afternoon when the car they were in became airborne, flying over a creek and striking an embankment on the opposite side.
Pege D. Maasen of Versailles and Daniel and Sylvia E. Sanders of Sunrise Beach were taken by ambulance to University Hospital for treatment, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report. Maasen’s injuries were described as minor while the Sanders both had injuries described as moderate.
Maasen, 61, was driving the 2005 Mercury Grand Marquis south on US 63 at 2:43 p.m. January 25, 2018 when the crash occurred south of Discovery Parkway Overpass. The report states that the car went off the right side of the roadway, struck the ground and crossed Ponderosa Street. The car struck a rock embankment and became airborne, traveling across a creek in the air and striking the creek embankment on the opposite side. The car came to rest in the creek, facing south.
All three passengers were wearing seat belts, according to the report.
The report indicated the car was totaled and towed from the scene.