2 injured in Hwy. 37 wreck

Sunday, February 11, 2018

Vehicle runs stop sign at Hwy. 76

Two people were injured Saturday in a wreck at 11:53 a.m. at the Highway 37 and Highway 76 intersection, west of Cassville.

According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Osman Abdullahi, 36, of Irving, Texas, was driving a 2007 Peterbilt tractor trailer northbound when his vehicle failed to stop at a stop light and struck a westbound 1998 Chevrolet Trailblazer, being driven by Charles Piatt, of Cassville.

Piatt suffered moderate injuries and was transported to Cox South Hospital in Springfield. A passenger in Piatt's vehicle, Anita Piatt, 57, of Cassville, suffered minor injuries and was also transported to Cox South. Abdullahi was not injured.

All were wearing safety devices. The Peterbilt sustained minor damage, and the Chevrolet was totaled.

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