Category Archives: Accidents

Rutledge Woman Hurt in Chain-Reaction Crash

Written on November 1, 2019 at 3:18 pm, by

A Rutledge woman suffered minor injuries in a three-vehicle chain-reaction accident north of Memphis on Monday, October 21st. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, a pair of vehicles were yielding at a bridge approach near Route BB and Highway 15, 3.5 miles north of Memphis at 6:30 p.m. Monday night when a third vehicle […]

Downing Woman Hurt in Crash Near Lancaster

Written on October 25, 2019 at 11:18 am, by

A Downing woman suffered moderate injuries when her vehicle ran off the roadway and overturned near Lancaster on Friday afternoon. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Jennifer J. Anders, 19, was driving a 1998 GMC Yukon eastbound on Route D, six miles east of Lancaster when she ran off the left side of the […]

Downing Man Seriously Hurt in Single Car Crash

Written on October 7, 2019 at 8:44 am, by

A Downing man was seriously injured in a one-vehicle accident in Schuyler County on September 23rd. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Colton T. Hurley, 28, was flown from the scene by Air Evac helicopter. The crash occurred at 2:30 p.m. on Highway 136, five miles east of Lancaster. Hurley was eastbound in a […]

Memphis Motorists Hurt When Vehicle Hydroplanes

Written on October 1, 2019 at 12:15 pm, by

Three Memphis residents were injured Saturday evening when the vehicle they were traveling in hydroplaned on the wet roadway. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Christopher M. Kissell, 33 of Memphis was southbound on Route A four miles south of Arbela when the 2003 Chevrolet 2500 he was driving hydroplaned and then went off […]

Rutledge Man Attempts Suicide by Kneeling in Traffic

Written on September 17, 2019 at 1:42 pm, by

A Rutledge man was seriously injured when he was struck by a motor vehicle as he was kneeling in the roadway as part of an apparent suicide attempt early last week. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, William R. Schoolcraft, 29, was seriously injured when he was struck by a 2006 Pontiac Grand AM. […]

Four Minors Hurt in Crash In Downing

Written on September 10, 2019 at 11:12 am, by

Four minors were injured in a two-vehicle accident in Downing at 9 p.m. on Saturday, September 7th. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Shelby D. Bennett, 19 of Downing, was northbound on Route A in a 2000 Mercury Sable when she failed to stop at the stop sign and struck a 2005 Ford Explorer […]

Vehicle Rear Ended on Highway 136 Sending Two to Hospital

Written on August 13, 2019 at 12:20 pm, by

Two area residents were hospitalized following a two-vehicle accident on Highway 136, eight miles east of Memphis at 6:45 p.m. on Friday, August 9th. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Richard W. Fischer, 61, of Memphis was westbound on Highway 136 in a 2007 Chevy Uplander and was slowed to make a right hand […]

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 […]