Tag Archives: Crash

Rutledge Woman Hurt in Chain-Reaction Crash

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 […]

Rutledge Teen Escapes Crash With Minor Injuries

A Rutledge teenager escaped a Sunday afternoon accident with just minor injuries after his vehicle ran off the roadway and struck a tree. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Joseph N. Hoover, 17, was northbound on Highway MM five miles south of Memphis in a 1999 Jeep Wrangler when the vehicle ran off the […]

Downing Woman Hurt in Crash Near Lancaster

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 […]

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 […]