Monett, MO - Three Critically Injured in Rt H Collision
Monett, MO (October 25, 2020) - Five people sustained injuries during a two-car collision at about 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 24th along Route H, just 4 miles north of Monett.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, a southbound car veered across the centerline and into the northbound lane where it collided head-on with an oncoming vehicle.
The driver of the southbound vehicle, 17-year-old Hailee B. Sitton, a resident of Monett, and the driver of the northbound vehicle, 37-year-old Jess M. Kampe, a resident of Conway, were both transported to Cox South Medical Center in Springfield. Both have been listed in critical condition.
The three passengers from the northbound vehicle, one woman and two children, all residents of Conway, were also transported to Cox South with injuries that were classified as minor.
This accident is still under investigation by local law enforcement.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Injury Accidents in Monett
870 people died during Missouri car accidents in 2015. This number indicates an increase of about 7.5% from the previous year. The primary causes of vehicle collisions in the state of Missouri are driving under the influence and speeding, both of which can carry legal consequences, such as fines, according to state law.
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