Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Two injured in Vernon County Crash

Photo Courtesy of Walker Fire Department 
On 8/13/19 around 4:40pm the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Vernon County responded to a two vehicle accident on Missouri 54 Highway 1 mile west of Dederick.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when the 2013 Ford Escape driven by 34 year old Charles L. Croan of Walker, Missouri was attempting to make a left hand turn and was struck in the rear by a 1996 Cadillac Deville driven by 26 year old Isaiah W. Miller of Holstein, Iowa. After impact the Ford Escape over turned.

Mr. Croan sustained serious injuries in this accident and he was transported by air ambulance to Freeman West Hospital in Joplin, Missouri for treatment.

Mr. Miller sustained moderate injuries in this accident and he was transported by Vernon County EMS to Freeman West Hospital in Joplin, Missouri.

Both vehicle were totaled and towed from the scene of the accident by TCB Tow and Phillips Towing both of Nevada, Missouri.


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