Pedestrian Injured from Moving Car in Cole County

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When one driver crashed into a pedestrian, the pedestrian suffers moderate injuries and is transported by EMS from the scene of the crash.

On January 22, 2012 at approximately 6:45 P.M., 40-year-old Gregory Boyer from Jefferson City, Missouri was traveling eastbound on Business 50 west at Apache Trail in Cole County in a 2000 Chevrolet. At said time and place, Elizabeth Starkey, age 48, from Fulton, Missouri was walking in the eastbound lane.

Boyer’s vehicle crashed into Starkey as she was walking. Starkey suffered moderate injuries as a result. She was transported by EMS from the scene of the crash to St. Mary’s Hospital in Jefferson City, Missouri. Boyer did not suffer injuries from this crash.

Boyer’s Chevrolet received minor damage and was driven from the scene of the crash. The crash report does not mention if any citations were issued.

This investigation was led by Corporal J. E. Lowary of Troop F in Cole County.


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