Two Teens Injured In Accident and One Arrested
Two teens were injured in a single vehicle accident on US 63 in Randolph County Sunday morning. Seventeen year old Morgan Cockrell of Marceline had moderate injuries and his passenger, 17 year old Marlee Slater of Madison, Missouri had minor injuries in the accident that happened at about 7:00 am, as Cockrell was southbound on US 63 and ran off the left side of the roadway and struck a sign in the median, crossed the northbound lanes and came to rest on the east side of the road.
Cockrell refused treatment at the scene, Slater was taken to Moberly Regional Hospital for treatment.
Cockrell was arrested by State Troopers for alleged excessive blood alcohol content, minor visibly intoxicated and failure to drive on the right side of the road. He was processed and released.