Crash Reports


Man hurt in Henry crash

A Lowry City man was injured in a single-vehicle accident at 1:25 p.m. Wednesday in Henry County.

According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Andrew R. Johnson, 44, was driving north on state Route 13, north of SE 1100 Road, when a defective tire caused his vehicle to travel off the right side of the road and come to a controlled stop.

Johnson, who was wearing a seat belt, was taken by private vehicle to an unknown hospital with minor injuries.

Man hurt in Morgan accident

A Gravois Mills man was injured in a two-vehicle accident at 7:20 a.m. Thursday in Morgan County.

According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Tristen S. Newman, 18, was driving north on state Route 5, six-tenths of a mile north of Melford Lane, when his vehicle traveled off the right side of the road. Newman over-corrected and his vehicle traveled into the southbound lane of Route 5, striking a southbound vehicle driven by Chelsea D. Hackler, 27, of Versailles.

Newman’s vehicle then traveled off the left side of the road, struck a fence and overturned.

Newman was taken by Lake West Ambulance to Lake Regional Health System in Osage Beach with minor injuries.

Reports indicate both Newman and Hackler 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

— Compiled by Nicole Cooke

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