Callaway County Head-on Crash Ends in Serious Injury

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Three Missouri residents are seriously injured in a two car head-on crash in Callaway County.

On July 22, 2011 at approximately 5:10 p.m., 59 year old Addie Kronk of Fulton, Missouri, was operating a 2005 Chrysler traveling eastbound on RT WW at County Road 350. At that said time and place, 68 year old Matiul Islam of Columbia, Missouri, was operating a 2010 Mercedes traveling westbound on RT WW. The crash occurred as Islam was travelling too fast for conditions and failed to negotiate a curve. Islam then crossed the center line and struck Kronk’s vehicle head-on.

Addie Kronk was transported by ambulance to University Hospital in Columbia, Missouri with serious injuries. The at-fault driver, Islam, was also transported by ambulance to University Hospital with serious injuries. Islam’s vehicle was occupied by himself and his wife, Fetema Islam, at the time of the crash. Fetema Islam, 56 year old of Columbia, Missouri, was flown from the scene of the crash by Staff for Life to University Hospital with serious injuries.

Both vehicles received total damage due to the crash and were towed from the scene by Russ Auto in Millersburg, Missouri. All parties involved in the crash were wearing their safety devices.

This crash was investigated by Missouri State Highway Patrol Trooper J. Turner. Trooper Turner was assisted by Sgt. J. Arnold and Trooper K. Green.

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