Two injured in Pettis wreck
Two children were injured in a single-vehicle accident at 8:45 p.m. Sunday in Pettis County.
According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Delby K. Webb, 9, of Batesville, Arkansas, was driving a golf cart north in the 11000 block of Alexander Road in Marshall when the vehicle overturned, ejecting both Webb and a passenger, Kristen L. Streck, 12, of Marshall.
Streck, who sustained minor injuries, and Webb, who sustained moderate injuries, were both taken by Pettis County Ambulance District to University Hospital in Columbia.
Cole Camp residents hurt
Two Cole Camp residents were injured in a two-vehicle accident at 1:40 p.m. Tuesday in Benton County.
According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Leonard A. Sigman, 67, was driving south on U.S. Highway 65, seven-tenths of a mile south of state Route P, when his vehicle began to skid and struck the rear of a southbound tractor towing a fertilizer spreader driven by Wayne L. Schumacher, 65, of Cole Camp.
Schumacher’s towed unit separated from the tractor and stuck the ground as the tractor traveled off the right side of the road and came to a stop n a ditch. The towed unit came to rest in the southbound lane with Sigman’s vehicle underneath it.
Sigman was taken by ambulance to Bothwell Regional Health Center with moderate injuries. A passenger in his vehicle, Leanna M. Sigman, 54, of Cole Camp, was taken by ambulance to Bothwell with serious injuries.
Reports indicate Leanna and Leonard were wearing a seat belt; Schumacher was exempt from using a safety device.
Information is taken from preliminary Missouri State Highway Patrol and Sedalia Police Department reports, which do not necessarily contain statements from all parties involved.
— Compiled by Nicole Cooke