A Springfield’s woman has lost her arm in a single-vehicle crash.
The wreck happened early Sunday morning at 17th and Ash.
Police say the driver was westbound on Ash when he ran off the road, hitting two signs and a fire hydrant before striking a church building and a tree.
The State Journal-Register reports 20-year-old Melissa Hawkins was a passenger in the vehicle.
Her right arm was severed in the crash. Bystanders provided first aid until EMTs arrived.