Several injured in area wrecks

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

A Golden teen was injured in a single-vehicle crash at 6:10 a.m. in Wednesday on County Road 1135, about two miles east of Cassville.

According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, the crash occurred when the driver of a 1989 Ford Ranger, Dakota B. Ball, 17, of Golden, struck a cow and overturned.

Ball was taken to Mercy Hospital in Cassville with minor injuries. He was wearing a seat belt.

Other crashes

* Two area women were injured in a two-vehicle crash at 4:40 a.m. on at the intersection of Highways 37 and W in Butterfield. The crash occurred when the driver of a 2011 Ford focus, Jennie L. Hayes, 45, of Washburn, turned into the path of a 2003 Toyota Matrix, driven by Pamela A. Painter, 47, of Monett. Both Hayes and Painter were taken to Cox Monett Hospital with minor injuries. Both were wearing seat belts.

* An Eagle Rock man was injured in a single-vehicle crash at 10:50 a.m. on Sunday on Highway 86 in Eagle Rock. The crash occurred when the driver of a Kia Spectra, Coty T. Lee, 28, of Eagle Rock, ran off the left side of the road and struck a highway sign. Lee was taken to Mercy Hospital in Bentonville, Ark., with minor injuries. He was not wearing a seat belt.

* A Seligman woman was seriously injured in a single-vehicle crash at 10:30 p.m. on Friday on Highway F, about four miles west of Eagle Rock. The crash occurred when the driver of a 1989 Toyota 4Runner, Brenda K. Harbarger, 48, of Seligman, ran off the left side of the roadway. Harbarger was airlifted to Cox Hospital South in Springfield. She was not wearing a seat belt.

* Two people were injured in a two-vehicle wreck at 12:30 p.m. on Friday on Duncan Street in Wheaton. The wreck occurred when the driver of a 2002 Mercury Sable, Vanessa N. Rey, 22, of Wheaton, was backing from a parking space and was struck by a 2006 Suzuki SUV, driven by Joyce D. Lamproe, 57, of Wheaton. Rey was taken to Mercy Hospital in Cassville with minor injuries. Lamproe was taken to Cox Monett Hospital with minor injuries. Both women were wearing seat belts.

Respond to this story

Posting a comment requires free registration: