Two Seriously Injured After Failure to Yield

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In Callaway County, a two-vehicle collision seriously injures two passengers after one car fails to yield to the other.

On January 4, 2012 at approximately 9:00 p.m., Braden Borman, age 19 from Kingdom City, Missouri was operating a 1999 Toyota Avalon. Braden’s only passenger at the time of the crash was John Castle, age 19 from Kingdom City, Missouri. Susan Malone, age 53 from Hartsburg, Missouri was operating a 2011 Nissan Juke.

At that said date and time, Braden Borman and Susan Malone were traveling in the westbound direction on US Highway 54 at County Road 240. The collision occurred when both vehicles were crossing US Highway 54 and Braden failed to yield to Susan Malone’s car. Susan’s vehicle collided into the side of Braden’s.

John Castle and Susan Malone received serious injuries from the collision and were transported by ambulance to the University Hospital in Columbia, Missouri. According to the crash report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, all passengers were wearing their seat belts. Braden Borman was uninjured in the crash.

Susan Malone’s 2011 Nissan Juke and Braden Borman’s 1999 Toyota Avalon received total damages and were towed by Van’s Towing.

This auto-crash was investigated by the Missouri State Highway Patrol and with the assistance of Troop F.

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