Kearney woman hurt in crash on Highway 69

Rollover Accident

A Kearney woman sustained moderate injuries as the result of a vehicle crash in Clinton County Wednesday morning.

The Highway Patrol reports 22-year-old Cheyenne Ellis drove north on U. S. 69 Highway just past Missouri Route 116 when she drove into the path of 69-year-old John Deis of Kingston.

After the initial impact, Deis’s car traveled off the south side of the road and rolled several times before coming to a rest on it top in a creek bed, which totaled the car.

Ellis’s car came to a stop on the north shoulder facing west, causing it moderate damage.

An ambulance transported Ellis to the Liberty Hospital.

The Patrol reports both drivers wore seat belts at the time of the accident.