Tag Archives: Crash

Four Minors Hurt in Crash In Downing

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 […]

Baring Woman Hurt in Crash on Icy Road

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

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 […]

Missouri State Patrol Reports Nine Highway Fatalities Over Christmas Holiday

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 […]

Downing Boy Hurt in Crash

A Downing boy was injured in a one-vehicle crash in Schuyler County at 12:30 a.m. Saturday, November 17th. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Cash L. Cunningham, age eight, suffered minor injuries when the vehicle he was  a passenger in, ran off the road and overturned. Caleb L. Cunningham, 33, of Downing was eastbound […]

Memphis Man Hurt in Crash on Slick Road

Slick road conditions Monday afternoon were blamed for a two vehicle accident that left four northeast Missouri residents injured, including a Memphis man. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Michael L. Steeples, 58, of Memphis was southbound on Highway 63 1.3 miles north of Kirksville when the 2004 Ford Ranger he was driving slid […]

Service Dog Helping Local Man Cope With Decade-Old Accident

Seventeen years ago a car crash nearly claimed the life of a 16-year-old Memphis boy. Doctors didn’t expect Brock Meeks to survive the massive head injuries he sustained when he was thrown from his vehicle that overturned several times. Not only did he survive, but 52 days after the incident, Meeks returned home to resume […]

Downing Woman Hurt in Crash Near Adair

A Downing woman was injured in a one-vehicle accident in Adair County at 10 a.m. on Thursday, August 16th. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Peggy S. Goodin, 60, sustained moderate injuries in the accident. Goodin was southbound on Route J, four miles northwest of Adair, in a 1998 Chevrolet Metro when she swerved […]

Texas Driver Air Evac-ed From Crash Scene

A Texas motorist was flown from the scene of a three-vehicle accident in rural Scotland County on Thursday, July 19th. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Bradley P. Edmonds, 57, of Corpus Christi, TX, was flown by Air Evac helicopter from the scene of the crash on Highway 15, three miles north of Memphis. […]

Couple Air Evac-ed From Gorin Crash Scene

Two crash victims were flown from the scene of an accident near Arbela on Friday evening. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Jesse G. Bass, 43, of Gorin was northbound on Route H, three miles north of Arbela when the 2009 Pontiac G6 he was driving went off the right side of the roadway. […]