Four Holden Residents Injured in JoCo Crash
Four people were injured in a two-vehicle crash that occurred Sunday afternoon in Johnson County.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that a 2018 Dodge Caravan, driven by 40-year-old Heather K. Hicks of Clinton, was on Highway 2, 580 feet before SW 1551 Road at 1:39 p.m., when she turned into a private driveway, obscured by a hillcrest. A northbound 2017 Nissan Ultima, driven by 20-year-old Savannah A. Miller of Warrensburg, came over the hillcrest and struck the Dodge.
Injured were four passengers, including 31-year-old Myron W. Wright, 37-year-old Eric E. Shoats and 58-year-old Riley E. Builderback in the Dodge, and 54-year-old Jeffery S. Maxon in the Nissan, all from Holden. All were transported by JCAD to Western Missouri Medical Center for treatment.
Both drivers were wearing their seat belt at the time of the crash.
The Nissan had extensive damage, while the Dodge had moderate damage.
Johnson County Deputies assisted the Patrol at the scene.