Missouri Highway Patrol Accident and Arrest Reports
The Missouri Highway Patrol reports one accident and two arrests in the area counties Tuesday.
Two St. Joseph men were arrested in Livingston County Tuesday morning. State Troopers arrested 36-year-old Nicholas Newton and 33-year-old Ronald Harris at about 9:30 am for alleged Tampering with a vehicle, possession of a controlled substance, DWI with drugs, and driving while suspended or revoked. Both were processed at the Livingston County Sheriff’s Department and held at the Daviess Dekalb Regional Jail.
A three-vehicle accident in Carroll County Tuesday morning left one driver with minor injuries. State Troopers report 56-year-old Ronald Ash of California, MO was taken to Carroll County Memorial Hospital following the accident at about 6:20 am, on US 65 at Route M. According to the report, a northbound vehicle with an unidentified driver attempted to pass another northbound vehicle driven by a St. Joseph man and struck a southbound vehicle driven by Ash. The other two drivers were not injured.