Tag Archives: Missouri State Highway Patrol

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 […]

Downing Man Arrested on Murder Charge Following Shooting

An alleged series of confrontational conversations via social media turned fatal Friday afternoon in Downing where a 26-year-old man was murdered and his girlfriend injured during a shooting. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Kolton W. Baker, 26, of Downing died as the result of a gunshot wound sustained in a shooting incident at […]

Memphis Motorists Hurt When Vehicle Hydroplanes

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 […]

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 […]

Vehicle Rear Ended on Highway 136 Sending Two to Hospital

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

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. […]

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 […]