Tag Archives: Scotland County Ambulance

Hospital to Transition Management, Operations Back to Ambulance District

The Scotland County Memorial Hospital (dba Scotland County Hospital) Board of Directors met in regular session on Thursday, November 29, 2018.   Board members present: Joe Doubet-Vice Chairman, Bob Neese-treasurer and Members Dwight DeRosear and Lori Fulk.  Vice Chairman Doubet called the meeting to order at 5:38 pm.  Heather Ayer Heather Ayer, RN, Quality Improvement & Safety, […]

Three-Car Crash Near Gorin Injures Four Family Members

A three-vehicle chain reaction crash north of Gorin on Sunday, April 22nd left four members of a Gorin family with minor injuries. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol the accident occurred at 11:53 a.m. on Route A, five miles north of Gorin. The accident report indicated a pair of vehicles were stopped in the […]

MACC Peanut Day, Kids Safety Day Set for June 17th

  The Memphis Square is the place to be on Saturday, June 17th as the Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce and the Scotland County Ambulance Service have organized some fun activities and educational displays. First, the Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting its annual Peanut Days that morning beginning at 8:00 a.m.  A bag […]

Memphis Teen Life-Flighted From Accident Scene

A Memphis teenager was flown by helicopter from the scene of an afternoon accident in Scotland County on April 18th. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Saydrianne G. Spurgeon, 16, of Arbela was westbound on Highway 136, seven miles east of Memphis when the 2004 Toyota Prius she was driving ran off the right […]

Illinois Man Seriously Hurt in Crash Near Bible Grove

A Pittsfield, Illinois man was seriously injured in a one-vehicle crash in Scotland County on Saturday, November 26th at 9:35 a.m.. According to the Missouri state Highway Patrol, Christopher J. Flaspoler, 22, was westbound on Route T, three miles east of Bible Grove, in a 2013 Chevrolet 1500 pickup when the vehicle ran off the […]

Two Hurt in Crash West of Memphis

Two local men were injured in a one-vehicle accident just after midnight on August 26th in Scotland County. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol David D. Couch, 20, of Baring was driving a 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt when the car went off the right side of the roadway and struck a ditch. The crash occurred […]

Ambulance Service Personnel to be Staffed in House 24/7

Starting August 31, 2015, Scotland County Hospital Ambulance Department will be staffed on location/in-house 24/7 365 days a year. This staffing change will allow for immediate response to emergent calls within our first due response district, and assistance in the hospital, when requested.  With this staffing change, EMS will arrive in a timelier manner.  This […]

Lancaster Man Seriously Hurt in Early-Morning Crash Near Memphis

A Lancaster man was seriously hurt in an early-morning crash in Scotland County Saturday morning. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Wilfradeo Perez, 30, was westbound on Highway 136 in a 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee when the vehicle ran off the roadway 1.5 miles west of Memphis. The vehicle overturned and struck an sign […]

Baring Woman Injured in Collision With Farm Machinery

A Baring woman was hospitalized after her vehicle struck farming equipment in a traffic accident in Scotland County at 12:20 p.m. on Friday, July 24th. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Barbara E. Johnson, 65, was southbound on Highway 15, three miles south of Memphis. The 2006 Chevrolet Avalanche she was driving struck two […]

Three Rodeo Workers Hurt in Accident at Fairgrounds

Rodeo is a dangerous sport, but the bull riding had not even begun Tuesday at the Scotland County Fair when the ambulances were summoned to the fairgrounds. According to the Scotland County Sheriff’s Office, three rodeo workers were injured in an accident at 8:41 a.m. Deputy Bryan Whitney stated that the workers were removing the […]