Cassville man involved in Hwy. 60 wreck

Friday, July 17, 2015

Vehicles run off roadway after attempt to pass

A Monett woman suffered minor injuries in a wreck at 5:15 a.m. Thursday on Highway 60, east of Pierce City.

According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Eder Aguirre, 32, of Cassville, was driving a 2009 Nissan Altima westbound when he attempted to pass another vehicle and entered the path of a 1998 Chevrolet Blazer, bring driven by Lynn Smith, 44, of Monett, causing both vehicles to run off the roadway.

Smith suffered minor injuries and was transported by EMS to Cox Monett Hospital. Aguirre was not injured.

Both involved were wearing safety devices, and both vehicles suffered minor damage.

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