Pettis County Accident seriously injures a Houstonia man Christmas day


At 1:20 pm Christmas day the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a two-vehicle injury accident on US Highway-65 at North Grand Road in Pettis County. The accident reportedly occurred as the 2006 GMC Canyon driven by 54-year-old Ricky R. Dickinson of Houstonia failed to stop at a stop sign, and struck a 2005 Ford Freestar driven by 31-year-old Kevin J. Brownlee of Lake Ozark. Both vehicles travelled off the roadway, and came to rest in a ditch. Dickinson suffered serious injuries in the crash, and was transported to University Hospital in Columbia by Air Ambulance for treatment. Brownlee, and his passenger 22-year-old Stephanie N. Brownlee also of Lake Ozark received only minor injuries, and refused treatment at the scene. The accident Report states Dickinson was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident.


Two-vehicle accident in Saline County injures a Columbia man on Christmas Eve


Around 10:40am Thursday the 24th of December the Missouri State Highway Patrol along with the Saline County Sheriff’s Department reported an injury accident on I-70 Westbound, East of US-65 Highway. The accident report states the accident happened as a 2013 Kenworth driven by 25-year-old Daniel E. Hufford of Missouri City rear ended a 2009 Nissan Pathfinder driven by 43-year-old Kezekiya K. Wel.

A passenger in the Wel vehicle 20-year-old Numron K. Kuol of Columbia received minor injuries in the crash, and was taken to Fitzgibbon Hospital for treatment.


Bosworth woman injured in a Lafayette County accident this (Monday) morning


At 5:20am this (Monday) morning 55-year-old Karen L. Rulo of Bosworth lost control of the 2002 Chevrolet Blazer she was driving on the ice covered roadway, slid off the roadway, overturned onto its side, and struck a fence. The accident reportedly happened on Missouri Highway 23, just over half a mile North of Missouri Highway-20 in Lafayette County. Rulo received minor injuries in the crash, and was taken to I-70 Community Hospital by Concodia EMS for treatment.