Traffic accident

Princeton woman hurt in two-car crash south of Spickard

The Highway Patrol reports a Princeton woman sustained moderate injuries as the result of a two-vehicle accident south of Spickard early Friday afternoon. Eighty-two-year-old Carol Branam traveled north on U. S. 65 when she allegedly crossed the center line and struck the driver’s side rear of a southbound straight truck driven by 49-year-old William Tefteller […]

Fatal Crash

Crash near Highway 65 claims the life of 96-year-old woman

A two vehicle collision yesterday north of Carrollton resulted in the death of one elderly resident and injuries for the two drivers. The highway patrol reports a passenger, 96-year-old Winnie Cauble of Carrollton, was fatally injured.  She was pronounced dead at Carroll County Memorial Hospital 40 minutes after the accident which happened about 1 pm Monday […]

Grass Fires

Trash fire ignites grass east of Spickard burning 20 acres

Personnel and equipment from Spickard and Grundy County Rural Fire Protection District responded to a grass fire east of Spickard late Wednesday afternoon. Training officer for the Spickard department, Jesse Richmond, reported approximately 20 acres of pasture ground burned on land belonging to Jim Roy. The location is along Route B, about two miles east […]

Crash and accident graphic

Mount Vernon man hurt in crash south of Chillicothe

The Highway Patrol reports a Mount Vernon man sustained minor injuries as the result of a traffic accident three miles south of Chillicothe Tuesday morning. Seventy-seven-year-old Jon Mullins escorted a vehicle hauling an oversized load driven by 60-year-old Clyde Newman of Lorraine, Kansas on northbound U. S. 65 when they met another oversized load. Newman […]

Trenton teen remains in critical condition at Columbia hospital

Nineteen-year-old Trenton teen Jose Barron IV remains in critical condition as of this Tuesday morning. That according to a representative of the University Hospital in Columbia to whom KTTN News spoke with this morning. A tragic crash on Monday morning happened as Barron was southbound on Highway 65 in Pettis County which caused him to […]

Accident with DUI/DWI

Trenton man crashes north of Trenton; accused of DWI

A Trenton man was injured last night in an accident approximately seven miles north of Trenton. The highway patrol listed injuries as moderate for 40-year-old Kenton Whitt who was taken by ambulance to Wright Memorial Hospital. The highway patrol has accused Kenton Whitt of driving while intoxicated, careless and imprudent driving resulting in an accident, […]