Life Flight Helicopter

Teenagers from Braymer injured in ATV crash, both life flighted to Children’s Mercy Hospital

The Highway Patrol reports two Braymer teens sustained serious injuries due to the loss of control of an all-terrain vehicle four miles west of Braymer on Thursday evening, May 13th. The driver, a 15-year-old boy, and the passenger, a 15-year-old girl, were transported by air ambulance to Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City. The ATV […]

Life Flight Helicopter

One adult life flighted, two 12-year-old boys transported to Kansas City after crash on Highway 69

Three Cameron residents received serious injuries when a car traveled off Highway 69 and overturned several times south of Pattonsburg. The driver, 31-year old Evan Hummel, was flown by medical helicopter to Truman Medical Center in Kansas City after being ejected from the car through a sunroof. Two juvenile boys, both 12 years old and […]

Life Flight Helicopter

Five from Hopkins injured after leaving roadway and striking tree, 6-year-old life flighted to Children’s Mercy

Five Hopkins residents were hurt, two seriously, when a car traveled off a road in northern Nodaway County striking a tree. The driver, 40-year old Andrea Hornbuckle, was taken to Mosaic Medical Center in St. Joseph with serious injuries. A six-year-old boy was taken to Mosaic Hospital in Maryville and then flown by medical helicopter […]

Traffic Accident

New Cambria teen thrown from SUV in northeast Missouri crash

A teenager from New Cambria was injured when thrown out of an overturning vehicle yesterday in a northeast Missouri accident. 17-year-old Destiny Sloan-Clapp received serious injuries and was flown by medical helicopter to University Hospital in Columbia. Authorities said she was northbound on Chariton County Route P when the sports utility vehicle went off the […]

Farm Accident

Bethany man life-flighted to hospital after being struck by utility pole

The highway patrol reports a Bethany man, operating a farm tractor was injured late Wednesday afternoon in an unusual accident while he was working in a privately-owned field just east of his home. A trooper reported 59-year-old Ronald Graham’s tractor struck a utility pole breaking it into two pieces, striking him in the face and […]

Motorcycle Accident

Chillicothe man life-flighted after motorcycle crash

A Chillicothe man received serious injuries when the motorcycle he was operating overturned off Highway 190 northwest of Chillicothe. 43-year old John Ashford was transported to Hedrick Medical Center and later flown by medical helicopter to Truman Medical Center in Kansas City. The accident occurred Saturday night approximately three miles northwest of Chillicothe on Highway 190 as […]