Lafayette Co, MO (October 15, 2020) – A car accident that took place in Lafayette County on Thursday, October 15th left two people with injuries.
According to initial reports, the single-car accident occurred at about 12:05 a.m. Local police responded to the site of the collision that happened when a 2009 Ford failed to properly negotiate a turn, causing the vehicle to leave the roadway and flip over.
The driver of the Ford, a 25-year-old male from Holden, and his passenger, a 20-year-old female from Higginsville, both sustained accident-related injuries. They were transported via ambulance to Western Missouri Medical Center with injuries that were classified as non-life-threatening.
First response teams were also on-site, working to seal off the crash site and clear the roadway of debris from the crash.
This accident is currently under investigation by local law enforcement officers.
Our thoughts are with the victims, their families, and everyone who has been affected by this accident.
Injury Accidents in Lafayette County
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