Weekend accident injures Milan boy
Date 2012/11/20 7:31:29 | Topic: Accidents
|A Milan boy was hurt when a car collided with a sport utility vehicle east of Milan on Saturday morning. Eight-year old Jordan Axume was taken to Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, with what the Highway Patrol called minor injuries.|
He was a passenger in an SUV driven by his father, 47-year old Fredy Axume of Milan, who was not reported hurt. The driver of the car, 19-year old Taylor Coltrain of Harris, also was not hurt.
The accident was five miles east of Milan on Highway 6. The SUV was eastbound, and the car was traveling west. The Patrol said Coltrain fell asleep and the car he was driving crossed the center line and collided with the SUV.
Damage was described as extensive to the SUV and moderate to the car. All three people were wearing seat belts.