Two teens were injured in a single-vehicle accident at 11:20 a.m. Thursday on Raccoon Road, a mile southwest of Granby in Newton County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

The driver, a 17-year-old boy from Granby, and his passenger, a 17-year-old boy from Stark City, were taken to Freeman Hospital West in Joplin with minor injuries.

Their northbound pickup truck ran off the road and struck a mailbox and a utility pole, the patrol said.

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