Month: October 2017

12 year-old dies in Maries County ATV crash

BLAND, Missouri- According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol a 12 year-old boy died in an ATV crash Sunday afternoon on County Road 317 in Maries County. Dalton Newton from Bland was pronounced deceased at Phelps County Regional Medical Center after being transported from the scene. Next of kin have been notified according to the patrol. Troopers say the crash happened when Newton failed to negotiate and curve and traveled off the roadway. The Yamaha ATV then stuck a fence post and overturned throwing the boy. He wasn’t wearing a helmet according to the report. Newton was a seventh grader...

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Lebanon woman escapes severe injury in rollover crash

LACLEDE COUNTY, Missouri- A Lebanon woman suffered only minor injuries in a rollover crash on Pacific Drive Sunday evening. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says Ashley Hayes, 29, was a passenger in an SUV driven by Ward Baker, 26, also of Lebanon. Hayes refused medical treatment at the scene. Troopers say the Nissan Xterra traveled off the road and then returned to drive, rolling over before coming to a stop. It is not known if seatbelts were worn during the single-vehicle wreck. Trooper Conway responded at 5:55 p.m....

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