Linneus Man Injured In Crash

A 71-year-old Linneus resident had serious injuries following a single-vehicle crash Monday morning.  State Troopers report Carlos M Vega was southbound on Highway 5 near Laclede when he ran off the right side of the road and struck a utility pole and fence.  He was flown to University Hospital in Columbia for treatment.  He was wearing a safety belt.

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Teen Bicyclist Struck By Pick-Up

A 16-year-old Keytesville girl had moderate injuries when the bicycle she was riding was struck from behind by a pick-up Thursday evening.  State Troopers report the girl was flown to University Hospital in Columbia.  According to the report, the accident happened about 7:40 pm on Highway 5, south of Keytesville in Chariton County.  A pick-up driven by 78-year-old Shirley J […]

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Two Children Injured In ATV Accident

Two children had serious injuries in an ATV accident in Chariton County.  State Troopers report, Saturday at about 6:00 pm, a five-year-old boy from Mendon and an eight-year-old girl that was his passenger were both flown to Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas following the accident on Zion Avenue, two miles southeast of Mendon.  According to the report, the ATV was […]

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