Novinger man charged with DWI after two-vehicle accident
Date 2012/7/16 13:19:30 | Topic: Accidents
|Novinger and Milan residents were hurt when a car traveled into the path of a truck in Novinger this weekend (according to the Highway Patrol). The driver of the car, 35 year old Jason Brandenburg of Novinger, was taken to Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, with "MODERATE" described injuries.|
A passenger in the pickup truck, 62 year old William Ford of Milan, was taken to Northeast Regional with minor injuries. His 17 year old son, Cody Ford of Milan, was driving the pickup. He was not reported hurt.
The accident was late Saturday night at Highways 6 and 149 in Novinger. The Patrol said the Brandenburg car was southbound on 149 and attempted to enter 6 when it traveled into the path of the pickup, which was heading westbound on 6.
Damage was extensive to the car and moderate to the truck. The Patrol said Brandenburg was the only person wearing a seat belt.
The Patrol said Brandenburg was accused of Driving While Intoxicated (DWI), Driving While Revoked, and Careless and Imprudent Driving Resulting in an Accident.