Two injured in Pettis accident
Two Warsaw residents were injured in a two-vehicle accident at 1:15 p.m. Monday in Pettis County.
According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Daniel J. Hooton, 49, of Warsaw, was driving south on U.S. Highway 65, one-tenth of a mile south of Elm Hills Boulevard, when he pulled into the path of a northbound vehicle driven by Sherry L. Ballowe, 59. Ballowe’s vehicle then struck Hooton’s vehicle.
A passenger in Hooton’s vehicle, Donnie D. Chaney, 66, and Ballowe were both taken by Pettis County Ambulance District to Bothwell Regional Health Center with minor injuries.
Reports indicate all occupants were wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident.
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