A Sunday night crash in Pike County left both the driver and a passenger with serious injuries.

A Sunday night crash in Pike County left both the driver and a passenger with serious injuries.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol the accident happened at 7:12 p.m., Feb. 10, at 17266 U.S. 54.

A 2009 Nissan Altima was being driven westbound by 18-year-old Laura C. Rousan of Louisiana. According to the accident report the Nissan was traveling too fast for road conditions when it overtook another vehicle. Then Nissan traveled off the right side of the road and overturned.

In addition to the driver, also suffering serious injuries was a passenger, 16-year-old Natalie E. Welch of Louisiana. Neither the driver or passenger were wearing a safety device at the time of the crash.

Both women were taken by ambulance to SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital in Lake St. Louis.