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Weekend wrecks leave three injured

Monday, August 10, 2009

Three Barry County people were injured in single vehicle accidents over the weekend. The Missouri Highway Patrol issued the following reports.

Michael K. Williams, 60, of Monett, received moderate injuries in a motorcycle accident on Kodiak Road, seven miles south of Joplin, at 3:07 p.m. on Aug. 9. According to Trooper T.R. Morris, Williams failed to negotiate a curve on his 2007 Kawasaki Vulcan and ran off the roadway.

Williams received moderate injuries. He was transported to St. John's Regional Medical Center in Joplin with minor injuries.

Mark E. Perryman, 47, of Washburn, was hurt in a motorcycle accident on Highway 71 in Jane at 1:25 a.m. on Aug. 8. According to Trooper Kotter Kasischke, Perryman was southbound on his 1977 Harley Davidson motorcycle when he struck a concrete median.

Perryman was ejected from his vehicle. He received serious injuries and was taken to Northwest Medical Center in Bentonville, Ark., for treatment. He was not wearing a helmet, according to the Patrol report.

Sheila D. McCasland, 46, of Seligman, received minor injuries in an accident near Farm Road 1070, four miles south of Washburn at 2 a.m. on Aug. 8.

According to Trooper Todd Hilburn, McCasland was westbound driving a 2008 Toyota Forerunner when her vehicle ran off the right side of a private road, then struck a gate and a tree.

McCasland received minor injuries. She was taken by ambulance to Mercy Hospital in Rogers, Ark., for treatment.

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