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Sunday, May 10, 2015

One person injured in Benton County Crash

One person was injured in a one-vehicle accident on May 10 in Benton County on RT. MM at Steed Lane.

Johnathan J. Blybon, 17, Warsaw, wearing a seat belt, southbound in a 1987 Mazda, swerved to avoid another vehicle entering the roadway. The Blybon vehicle crossed over the center line and struck a 2010 Ford northbound by Walter W. Krupco, 62, Clinton, unknown at the time of this accident report whether he was wearing a seat belt.

Walter W. Krupco experienced minor injuries and was transported by Warsaw-Lincoln Ambulance to Golden Valley Hospital. His vehicle had extensive damage and was removed from the scene by Tolliver’s Towing. 

The Blybon vehicle had moderate damage and was driven from the scene. Johnathan J. Blybon had driver insurance through Progressive.

Missouri Highway Patrol Sergeant N.K. Johnson investigated the accident and was assisted by the Benton County Sheriff’s Department