Caruthersville, MO (July 22, 2022) – One woman was left with serious injuries following a truck accident in Pemiscot County. At around 8:50 a.m., on July 21, emergency personnel was notified that a crash occurred on Interstate 55 that required emergency assistance.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol and firefighters rushed to the scene of the accident. Investigations show that a 2006 Kenilworth was traveling on the southbound side of Interstate 55 when it crashed into the rear of a 1998 Chevrolet Trailblazer near mile marker 4.6. The impact of the crash caused the Chevrolet to overturn off the side of the road.
The driver of the Chevrolet, who was identified as 43-year-old Lesa Dale or Caruthersville, was left with serious injuries due to the accident. Dale was flow by Survival Flight to Region One Health in Memphis, Tennessee, where she underwent emergency medical care.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating the accident at this time.
Our thoughts are with Lesa Dale at this time as we hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Missouri
Motor vehicle accidents occur every single day right here in the state of Missouri. These accidents can have devastating consequences for those involved. This is particularly true when people are left with painful physical injuries that negatively affect their mental and emotional health and well-being. Regrettably, this is the fate of thousands of people every single month right here in Missouri.
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