Two injured in Moniteau crash
Two people were injured in a two-vehicle accident at 8:55 p.m. Saturday in Moniteau County.
According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Ralph R. Bulmahn, 66, of Gravois Mills, was driving west on state Route C when he crossed into the path of a vehicle driven by Jose A. Lopez, 36, of Eldon, who was southbound on state Route 87. Bulmahn’s vehicle struck Lopez’s vehicle.
A passenger in Bulmahn’s vehicle, Robert S. Forrest, 59, of Gravois Mills, was taken by ambulance to Lake Regional Hospital with moderate injuries. Lopez was taken by ambulance to St. Mary’s Hospital in Jefferson City with minor injuries.
Reports indicate Bulmahn, Forrest and Lopez were all 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