Thursday, June 4, 2015

Minnesota woman escapes serious injury in Vernon County Crash

A Minnesota resident escaped serious injury in a one vehicle accident Wednesday night in Vernon County. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, the wreck happened at 11:55 P.M. Wednesday night on I-49, 1 mile South of Milo, in Vernon County, involving a 2015 Freightliner driven by 56 year old Joyce Wilson, of Elgin, Minnesota. 

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when  Wilson was traveling Northbound when she ran off the side of the roadway and overturned. 

Wilson was listed with minor injuries and transported to Nevada Regional Medical Center in Nevada. 

A passenger, 60 year old Mary Bennett, of St. Augustine, Florida, was listed with minor injuries and transported to Nevada Regional Medical Center in Nevada.