Elderly woman life-flighted after falling from moving UTV

Life Flight Helicopter

A Kirksville resident was injured Sunday due to falling from a moving utility terrain vehicle two miles east of Kirksville.

The mishap was on Route P Sunday morning with the patrol reporting injuries as serious for 79-year-old Jacetta Buchanan who was flown by helicopter (Air Evac) to University Hospital in Columbia.

Buchanan was a passenger, improperly riding, on a single seat UTV driven by 79-year-old Arthur Buchanan of Kirksville who wasn’t reported hurt.