Saturday, August 5, 2017

Head on crash claims the life of Cass County woman

On 8/5/17 around 1:55pm the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Jackson County along with Lake Lotawana and Greenwood Police responded to a three vehicle accident on US 50 Highway at Harris Road.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when the the 2004 Honda driven by 83 year old Mary L. Cassidy of Pleasant Hill, Missouri struck the 2005 Toyota driven by 61 year old Susan K. Dyke of Harrisonville, Missouri head on then struck the 2004 Chevrolet driven by 49 year old Timothy R. Long of Odessa, Missouri head on.

Mary Cassidy was pronounced dead was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident and she was transported to the Jackson County Medical Examiners Office.

Mr. Long sustained serious injures in this accident and he was transported by ambulance to Centerpoint Hospital for treatment.

All three vehicles were totaled and towed from the scene by Ron's Tow.