Category Archives: Accidents

Memphis Man Killed in Fiery, Early Morning Crash on Highway 136

Written on June 11, 2019 at 11:35 am, by

A Memphis man was killed Friday morning in a fiery crash west of Memphis on Highway 136. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Kevin A. Goosey, 56, died in the crash when the vehicle he was driving crossed the center line and struck a cement truck four miles west of Memphis at 6:39 a.m. […]

Memphis Woman Air Evaced From Crash Scene

Written on June 11, 2019 at 10:40 am, by

A Memphis woman suffered minor injuries in a one-vehicle crash south of Memphis Sunday evening. The accident occurred on Route U, three miles south of Highway 136 at 9:35 p.m. on June 9th. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Lacey A. Miller, 20, was southbound on Route U in a 1996 Chevrolet 1500 when […]

Kahoka Man Hurt in Crash Near Downing

Written on April 9, 2019 at 5:40 pm, by

A Kahoka man suffered minor injuries in a one-vehicle crash in Scotland County at 7:30 a.m. on Friday, April 5th.  According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Galen N. McKee, 77,  was westbound on Highway 136, three miles east of Downing when the 2012 Ford Taurus he was driving travelled off the right side of […]

Baring Woman Hurt in Crash on Icy Road

Written on March 12, 2019 at 5:03 pm, by

A Baring woman was hurt in a crash Thursday night that is being blamed on icy road conditions. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the accident occurred at 5:45 p.m. on March 7th on Highway 11, four miles west of Adair. Ellen J. Dillie, 57, was westbound in a 2003 Isuzu Rodeo when she […]

Wyaconda Woman Hurt When Car Rear-Ended

Written on March 12, 2019 at 5:01 pm, by

A Wyaconda woman was hurt in a crash in Lewis County Thursday morning when her car, which was stopped due to another accident, was rear-ended. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Heather K. Larski, 45, of Wyaconda, was stopped on US Highway 61 at the Route 16 intersection due to another crash, when her […]

Memphis Man Hurt in Crash on Highway 15

Written on February 12, 2019 at 4:54 pm, by

A Memphis man sustained serious injuries in a one-vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon on Highway 15 south of Memphis. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Travis B. Martin, 31, of Memphis, was southbound in a 2006 Mazda 3 when the vehicle ran off the right side of the roadway. The driver overcorrected and the vehicle […]

Baring Man Seriously Hurt in Tanker Truck Crash

Written on January 22, 2019 at 1:33 pm, by

A Baring man was seriously injured on Wednesday morning when the tanker truck he was driving ran off the roadway and overturned. The accident occurred at 6:45 a.m. on Highway 15, five miles south of Memphis. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, John M. Tarpein, 66, sustained serious injuries when the 2015 Freightliner he […]

Kahoka Teen Killed in Crash Near Antioch

Written on January 12, 2019 at 4:36 pm, by

A Kahoka teenager was killed and a passenger in his vehicle was seriously injured in a one-vehicle crash just before midnight on January 5th in rural Clark County. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Damon M. Krogmeier was killed when the 2015 Chevrolet Malibu he was driving travelled off the left side of the […]

Memphis Man Killed When Car Plunges Into Des Moines River

Written on January 8, 2019 at 2:08 pm, by

A one-vehicle accident Friday evening in Keosauqua, IA, claimed the life of a Memphis man. According to the Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office, Gavin Hannah, age 22, died when the vehicle he was a passenger in, apparently missed a turn on a street and entered a boat ramp area that allowed the vehicle to travel […]

Missouri State Patrol Reports Nine Highway Fatalities Over Christmas Holiday

Written on January 3, 2019 at 2:50 pm, by

Nine people died in traffic crashes during the 2018 Christmas holiday weekend. Last year, there were seven fatalities. The 2018 Christmas counting period ran from 6 p.m., Friday, December 21, 2018, through 11:59 p.m., Tuesday, December 25, 2018. During the reporting period, the Missouri State Highway Patrol investigated 294 vehicle crashes that involved 80 injuries […]