Tag Archives: Highway 136

Heavy Rains Tuesday Evening Cause Local, Statewide Flooding

Heavy rains fell locally on Tuesday, May 28th and combined with similar precipitation levels north of the region to produce flooding along the Fabius River in Memphis forcing some evacuations on the west edge of Memphis. Local rain totals in Memphis that evening were estimated at four inches. That was more than enough to force […]

Kahoka Man Hurt in Crash Near Downing

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 […]

Three Memphis Residents Hurt When Van Hits Backhoe

Three Memphis residents were injured when a backhoe pulled into the path of their minivan on Highway 136 in Clark County two miles west of Luray  at 8:35 a.m. on Wednesday, July 26th. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, David A. Herman, 61, of Holland, IA was westbound on Highway 136 in a 2011 […]

Memphis Teen Hurt When Vehicle Overturns

A Memphis teenager escaped a roll-over accident Saturday evening with just minor injuries. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported that Nova M. Cline, 16, of Memphis was eastbound on Highway 136, one mile west of Arbela when the 2003 Ford Ranger she was driving traveled off the right side of the roadway and overturned, coming […]

Mother, Son Hurt in Crash on Highway 136

A Memphis woman and her child were injured in a traffic accident Thursday morning in Scotland County. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Allison S. Campbell, 37, was westbound on Highway 136, seven miles east of Memphis, when the 2003 Buick Rendezvous she was driving traveled off the left side of the roadway and […]

Transportation Commission Approves MoDOT’s New Five-Year Construction Plan

  Two Scotland County bridges will be replaced but no money is earmarked for resurfacing Highway 15 or 136. Several highway resurfacing projects and bridge repairs or replacements are just a few of the projects now funded in Missouri’s five-year Statewide Transportation Program, or STIP.  The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission approved the STIP at […]

Ridge Top Farm Supply Opens New Storefront on Highway 136

Ridge Top Farm Supply has been serving the region for more than seven years, but with the opening of the company’s new storefront on Highway 136, east of Memphis, the grain handling and storage provider has taken a giant step forward in marketing. If the 14,000 square foot facility wasn’t impressive enough on its own, […]

Luray Woman Hurt in Crash Near Downing

A Luray woman sustained minor injuries in a one-vehicle accident on icy roads in Scotland County at 7:15 a.m. on February 16th. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Erin K. March, 41, was eastbound on Highway 136, three miles east of Downing, when she lost control of her 2007 GMC Envoy on the ice […]

Canton Driver Collides With Trees

A Canton man was hurt in a one-car accident in rural Scotland County Thursday afternoon. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Dustin M. Bookout, 20, was westbound on County Road 454 in a 2003 Jeep when the vehicle ran off the left side of the roadway and struck several trees. Bookout suffered minor injuries. […]

Two Gorin Residents Hurt in Clark County Crash

Two Gorin residents were hurt in a one-vehicle accident in Clark County on Friday, September 4th at 6:25 p.m. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Dustin A. Forquer, 40, was westbound on Highway 136, four miles west of Kahoka when the 2015 Kia Optima he was driving traveled off the right side of the […]