User Login    
 + Register
PDQ Cleaning
Accidents : 10 Injured In Accident 1/4 Mile West Of Jamesport
Posted by Randy on 2014/4/5 7:40:46 (2392 reads) News by the same author

Ten people were injured in an accident Friday afternoon when a van struck a Freightliner tractor trailer one quarter mile west of Jamesport at the intersection of Highway 6 and Route NN.
Click to see original Image in a new window

The accident occurred at 2:50 Friday afternoon when a 2003 Chevrolet van driven by Wanda Harris of Casstown, Ohio, driving South, failed to stop at the intersection of Highway 6 and Route NN. The Harris vehicle entered the intersection striking the passenger side the West bound 2014 Freightliner Tractor Trailer driven by Juan Castro-Garcia of Kansas City, Kansas.

The van, driven by Harris, spun clockwise following the impact, with the rear of the vehicle then striking the trailer of the Freightliner tractor trailer. The 2003 Chevrolet van then left the North side of Highway 6.

The 2014 Freightliner tractor trailer jackknifed, going off the South side of Highway 6, partly blocking the westbound turn lane from Highway 6 on to Highway F.

Two occupants of the van, Rafael Harris, infant son of Wanda Harris, driver of the van, and, Rochelle Hertzler of Gallatin were ejected from the vehicle.

Lifeflight helicopters were dispatched along with ambulances from Trenton, Cameron, Gallatin and Kansas City.

Eight year old, Annika Harris, was taken by ambulance to Cameron Regional Medical Center with minor injuries..

Six year old Heidi Harris was taken by ambulance to Cameron Regional Medical Center with minor injuries.

Fourteen year old Johana Harris was taken by ambulance to Wright Memorial Hospital by ambulance with minor injuries.

Thirteen year old Katrina Harris was taken by ambulance to Cameron Regional Medical Center with minor injuries.

The driver of the van, forty one year old Wanda Harris was taken to Cameron Regional Medical Center by ambulance with minor injuries.

The infant son of Wanda Harris, Rafael Harris, who was ejected from the vehicle was life flighted to Childrens Mercy Hospital in Kansas City with serious injuries.

Mrs. Harris, the driver of the van, as well as the children are listed as from Casstown, Ohio.

Twenty five year old Rochelle Hertzler of Gallatin was life flighted to Truman Medical Center with serious injuries.

Twenty Three year old Pamela Stahl, of Gallatin was life flighted to KU Medical Center with serious injuries.

Fifty seven year old Sarah Wurtz, also of Gallatin was transported to Wright Memorial Hospital by ambulance with minor injuries.

All three Gallatin residents were occupants of the van.

The driver of the tractor trailer, forty five year old Juan Castro-Garcia was transported to Cameron Regional Medical Center by ambulance with Minor injuries.

Those listed as wearing safety devices were Annika, Heidi, Johana and Wanda Harris, the driver of the van, and, Sarah Wurtz of Gallatin. The driver of the tractor trailer truck was also listed as wearing a safety device.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol was assisted by the Daviess County Sheriff's Department, as well as the Jamesport and Gallatin Fire Departments.

Printer Friendly Page Send this Story to a Friend Create a PDF from the article


Other articles
2014/10/31 4:35:51 - Halloween Is A Dangerous Night For Impaired Driving
2014/10/31 4:26:18 - Student Threatens To Bring Gun To School; Lack Of Communication Upsets Parents
2014/10/31 4:21:03 - Ameren To Lower Gas Rates For Missouri Customers
2014/10/31 4:12:03 - Elderly Man Shoots Woman Who Kicked In Door
2014/10/31 4:07:35 - Trenton Woman Arrested On Violation Of Probation
2014/10/31 4:05:02 - Unity Road To Be Closed For Railroad Crossing Work
2014/10/30 10:19:14 - 11 Men Sentenced In International Child Porn Ring
2014/10/30 10:07:13 - Plane Crashes Into Building At Airport In Wichita, Kansas
2014/10/30 9:22:06 - Grundy County Circuit Court News
2014/10/30 9:19:12 - Summit Natural Gas To Raise Rates
2014/10/30 9:13:29 - Chillicothe Police Make Additional Arrest In Drug Investigation
2014/10/30 4:40:00 - Mother Upset After School Vaccinates Her Child Without Her Permission
2014/10/30 4:36:29 - Illinois Teacher Calls Jamaican Students "N" Word After They Object To 'Afro-American'
2014/10/30 4:09:13 - Kirksville Teen Arrested For Child Molestation
2014/10/30 4:02:02 - Missouri Inmate Indicted For Killing Cellmate
2014/10/30 3:59:21 - Wentzville Parents Charged In 10-Week-Old's Death
2014/10/29 12:36:00 - "Mr. Mizzou" John Kadlec Passes Away at 86
2014/10/29 12:33:08 - NCMC Announces Cancellation of "Meet the Pirate" Night
2014/10/29 12:28:54 - Pre-Season Parent Meeting Approaches For THS Wrestlers
2014/10/29 12:24:51 - Alex Smith Suffers Shoulder Injury
2014/10/29 12:19:43 - 7th Heaven : Royals Push World Series To Dramatic Final Game
2014/10/29 10:40:56 - Health Fair To Be Held Saturday In Mercer County
2014/10/29 10:38:44 - Solar Farm, Electric Rates Topic Of Trenton Board Of Public Works
2014/10/29 10:36:41 - Program On Ebola To Be Presented Saturday In Chillicothe
2014/10/29 10:34:22 - Chillicothe Police Department Makes Arrests On Drug Charges
2014/10/29 7:33:09 - Ebola Containment Topic Of Local Emergency Planning Committee
2014/10/29 7:29:21 - NCMC Board Of Trustees Meeting Report
2014/10/29 3:20:00 - Rebecca Taul: A Tragedy Comes To A Close
2014/10/28 11:31:34 - Unbeaten Brookfield Cruises To 56-13 Win Over Trenton
2014/10/28 10:42:06 - Mendon Resident Hurt In Accident South Of Chillicothe



Bookmark this article at these sites

                   

Listen to KTTN-FM