Fourth Death In Mendon Train Derailment

The fatality count from Monday’s Amtrak derailment near Mendon is now at four.  The Missouri Highway Patrol confirmed the latest fatality is a passenger that was taken to University Hospital in Columbia.  That brings the number of passenger deaths to three and the fourth is the driver of the dumptruck. One-hundred-fifty people were taken from the scene to 10 area […]

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Fire Kills 1 person and 1 pet in Chillicothe

Chillicothe Police are reporting that a 90-year-old resident and a dog expired in a Friday fire at 114 Henry Street. According to Fire Chief Eric Reeter, Chillicothe firefighters were dispatched at 5:24 pm to a reported structure fire and upon arrival found flames showing from windows. Firefighters began an interior search for possible occupants and initiated suppression efforts with hand […]

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Laredo Teen Killed in Traffic Crash

A Laredo Juvenile was killed in a one-vehicle accident in Grundy County Friday Afternoon. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a pick-up truck was driven by a 15-year-old Female from Laredo on Southeast 60th Street, six miles southeast of Laredo Friday at 2:50 pm when the driver lost control on Gravel, ran off the side of the road. The pick-up […]

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Carroll County Fatality Accident

A Carrollton man died in a one vehicle accident Tuesday Morning. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports 55 year old Shawn Cowger died when his vehicle ran off of Carroll County J Highway at YY highway, went through a fence, hit a ditch and overturned at 7:30 Wednesday morning. Cowger was pronounced dead at the scene by the Carroll County coroner. […]

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Cameron Crash Kills Two

Two Kansas City residents were killed in a two vehicle accident near Cameron. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a semi-truck driven by a California resident was stopped at a red light at 36 highway and Bob Griffin road in Cameron. The Truck began heading West on 36 when a car driven by Desari Lathrop of Kansas City struck the […]

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One Dead, One Injured in Head On Collision

A Jamesport man is dead and a Trenton man seriously injured in a head on collision west of Trenton. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports the accident occurred Thursday morning at 5:30am on Missouri Route 6, three miles west of Trenton. According to the official report, a pick up driven by 61 year old Russell Louderback of Trenton crossed the […]

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