Tag Archives: Missouri State Highway Patrol

School Zone Speed Survey Reveals Some Alarming Numbers

Nearly half of the motorists entering or leaving the city limits of Memphis on Highway 15 north were found to be out of compliance with the speed limit according to data compiled by the Northeast Missouri Regional Planning Commission’s traffic trailer. The speed monitoring device was placed in the 40 mph speed zone north of […]

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 […]

Memphis Man Hurt in Crash on Highway 15

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

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 […]

Memphis Man Seriously Hurt When Grain Truck Overturns

A Memphis man was seriously injured in a Sunday morning accident when the grain truck he was attempting to back up on a pond dam,overturned. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Robert W.Shelley was flown by Air Evac helicopter from the scene of the accident around 10 a.m. on December 9th. He was transported […]

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 […]

LaBelle Man Killed in Crash on Highway 15

A three-vehicle accident in Scotland County at 2 p.m. on Friday, October 26th claimed the life of a LaBelle man and seriously injured another motorist. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash occurred on Highway 15, three miles south of Memphis. Law enforcement indicated the accident occurred as a northbound 2000 Chevrolet Monte […]

Traffic Stop Ends With Drug Arrests

A traffic stop by the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Clark County has resulted in drug charges against two northeast Missouri residents. According to the Patrol, Anthony Ball was ticketed for speeding and operating a motor vehicle without a valid license. He was arrested for felony possession of a controlled substance (Xanax) following the traffic […]

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 […]