The accident occurred at approximately 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 1st, 2016. It happened just west of the Highway 160 and Hwy 67 Intersection in Butler County Missouri.
According the the Missouri State Highway Patrol Report, Ashley N. Hicks, 24, of Poplar Bluff, was driving northbound in a 2012, GMC pickup truck. The report states that Hicks pulled out into the path of Donald Brazel, 38, also of Poplar Bluff, who was driving a 2011 Dodge SUV, eastbound on Highway 160.
A Missouri Department of Transportation worker, Lyndon D. Ebker, 55, was struck and killed Thursday morning as he worked to clean a bridge in Franklin County. Lyndon Ebker of New Haven, Missouri had worked for MoDOT for more than 30 years. In an interview, Greg Horn, MoDOT’s St. Louis District Engineer, said, “Our hearts are heavy, too. He has lots of friends here and will be missed.”
Mr. Ebker was part of a MoDOT crew, cleaning road salt and other grime off a bridge on Highway 100 near Buchheit Road about 9:15 a.m. when the accident occurred, authorities said. The scene is west of Washington, Missouri.
Susan G. Bell, 47, of St. Charles, Missouri was arrested for DWI, Vehicular Manslaughter and Driving While Revoked, after a Wentzville man died in a head-on crash late Saturday night.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Wade A. Rose, 48, was driving a 2007 Toyota 4-Runner on Veterans Memorial Parkway at 10:25 p.m. Saturday evening. Wade Rose of St. Charles, was westbound.
Bell was eastbound driving a 2013 Nissan Altima. According to the report, Bell’s Nissan crossed the center line and struck Rose’s 4-Runner Head-On. After the crash, Rose’s 4-Runner went off the right side of the road and overturned.
Ralls County Missouri- A head-on crash that involved a pick up truck and an SUV killed three people on Highway 19 in Ralls County. The accident occurred at approximately 8:30 p.m. Wednesday evening March 16th, 2016.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol report, the crash occurred when a 2002 Chevrolet pickup truck driven by Steven Valley, 33, of Belle, Missouri, crossed the center line and struck a 2000 Chevrolet SUV head-on. The 2000 Chevrolet Tahoe was driven by Kerk Friday, 43, of Otho, Iowa. The wreck took place on Highway 19, two miles southwest of Center.
Steven Valley was killed in the crash. Two passengers in Kerk Friday’s vehicle, Kenneth Friday, 68, of Otho, Iowa, and Chon Rushton, 44, of Fort Dodge, Iowa, were also killed in the head-on collision. Kerk Friday was taken by Survival Flight to Columbia, Mo., for treatment of serious injuries.
The accident that claimed the life of Alfred Bader occurred at approximately 7:30am on Monday March 14th, 2016.
Jefferson City Missouri-
Two men have suffered serious injuries after a mid-morning collision, just outside of Jefferson City Missouri, in Moniteau County.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol report states, at approximately 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday March 15th, Roger Baker, 74, of Holts Summit Missouri was southbound on US-50 Highway at the Business US-50 Highway intersection. The report states that Roger Baker failed to stop his 2010 Hyundai Elantra at a stop sign and crashed into an eastbound vehicle driven by James Philbert, 62, of Jefferson City.
A terrible accident occured at approximately 4:30 p.m. on Sunday evening in Warren County.
A Missouri State Highway Patrol report states that at approximately 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 14th, Jaime A. Cardwell, 25, of Eureka, Missouri, was traveling southbound on Missouri Route 47, just north of South Bend Road. Cardwell was driving a 2009 Toyota Camry, when the report states she crossed over the center line of Route 47 and crashed head-on, into a northbound vehicle.
According to the Columbia Police Department and the City of Columbia website, at approximately 8:05 a.m. on Monday March 07, David C. Birkenbach, 66, was struck by a city bus while he was using a crosswalk, on Stadium Boulevard at Monk Drive.
The details of those reports state that Mr. Birkenbach of Columbia, was walking across Stadium Boulevard using the crosswalk, legally. A city bus driven by Hamis Mukiwa, 22, attempted to turn left from Champions Drive onto Stadium. According to Columbia Police Department spokesperson Bryana Larimer, ” the bus had a yellow left-turn signal, indicating it could complete the turn after yielding to traffic and pedestrians, and Birkenbach was legally within the crosswalk.” Larimer also said, “Mukiwa did not yield to Birkenbach while completing the turn, which led to the fatal crash.” Larimer also stated that alcohol and drugs were not a factor in the crash.