Sedalia Police Crime and MSHP Accident Reports: Afternoon of October 11, 2013
The following Sedalia Police crime reports and Missouri State Highway Patrol accident reports are from the afternoon of Oct. 11, 2013.
Local automobile dealer is the victim of fraud and theft
On Wednesday afternoon, a complainant at Sedalia Automotive at 2101 South Limit reported a case of fraud and auto theft to the Sedalia Police Department. According to the complainant, a subject bought a vehicle from the dealership over the internet and made the payment by credit card. The vehicle was reportedly delivered before the dealer was notified the payment was fraudulent. The complainant stated they have not been able to make contact with the buyer.
Two-vehicle Johnson County accident Tuesday evening injures two people
At 5:19 Tuesday evening, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a two-vehicle accident on Route “W” at County Road Northwest 100 in Johnson County. The accident occurred when the 2004 Honda driven by 26-year-old Lindsey Bagby of Jefferson City failed to stop at a stop sign and travelled into the path of a 2011 Chevrolet driven by 52-year-old John Smith of Holden. The Smith vehicle struck the Bagby vehicle in the passenger side, causing it to travel off the roadway and overturn, coming to rest on its top. The Smith vehicle also traveled off the roadway and overturned, then struck a fence. Smith received serious injuries and was taken to Research Medical Center by Lifeflight Eagle Air Ambulance for treatment. Bagby was taken to Centerpoint Hospital by Johnson County EMS for treatment of what was described as moderate injuries.
Oak Grove man injured in a Pettis County accident Thursday morning
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a one-vehicle injury accident that occurred on US 50 Highway at Route “MM” around 10:30 Thursday morning. The accident reportedly occurred as the 2001 Ford driven by 53-year-old James Albright of Oak Grove was stopped at a traffic light and was struck in the rear by a 2006 GMC driven by 65-year-old Earl Hack of Sedalia. Albright suffered moderate injuries and was transported to Bothwell Regional Health Center by Pettis County EMS for treatment.
Henry County accident injures two teens Tuesday morning
Around 7:45 Tuesday morning, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a two-vehicle accident on Missouri Highway 13 North of Southwest 41st Road in Henry County. According to the accident report, the accident occured as the 2009 Sterling Tractor driven by 38-year-old James Gaynor overtook and attempted to pass the 2008 Ford Focus driven by 16-year-old Micah Penfield of Chillhowee in the left lane. The accident report states the Penfield vehicle then changed lanes in front of the Gaynor vehicle, causing it to strike the rear of the Penfield vehicle, which then travelled off the roadway and struck a traffic sign. Penfield and his passenger, 15-year-old Hilda Tomerlin of Clinton, suffered moderate injuries and were taken to Golden Valley Memorial Hospital by Ambulance for treatment.
Johnson County motorcycle accident results in injuries for a 27-year-old male victim
At 11:47 this (Friday) morning the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a motorcycle accident on Missouri Highway 13 at the “DD” Roundabout. The accident occurred according to the report when the 2012 Honda Motorcycle struck a wet spot causing the driver 27-year-old Thomas Robinson of Warrensburg to lose control, and travel off the roadway. Robinson received moderate injuries, and was transported to Western Missouri Medical Center by Johnson County EMS for treatment.
Pettis County accident Wednesday evening injures a La Monte woman and a Sedalia man
Just after 6:30 on Wednesday evening, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a two-vehicle accident on US 50 Highway at Missouri 127 in Pettis County. The accident reportedly occurred when the 1998 Ford driven by 28-year-old Alexa Spader of La Monte failed to yield the right of way to the 2007 Chevrolet driven by 28-year-old Ruben Nandho-Arteaga of Sedalia. Both drivers suffered minor injuries and were taken to Bothwell Regional Health Center by Pettis County EMS for treatment.