Humphreys, MO - One Hospitalized After Two-Car Crash on SR-6
Humphreys, MO (March 19, 2021) - One woman sustained injuries during a two-car accident on Thursday, March 18th in Sullivan County.
The collision took place on Missouri Route 6, just outside of Humphreys at about 3:30 p.m.
According to sources, 62-year-old Roxanna Carter, a resident of Humphreys, was heading westbound along SR-6 when she slowed down to turn onto a city street and was struck from behind by a vehicle driven by a 27-year-old female from Trenton.
The impact totaled both vehicles.
Carter was transported via ambulance to Wright Memorial Hospital for treatment of moderate injuries.
Proctor was unharmed during the incident.
Both drivers were wearing seat belts at the time of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Humphreys
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