Three people were hurt in a two-vehicle crash in Washburn on Sunday.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2003 Chevrolet truck, driven by James Butts, 18, of Washburn, failed to yield after stopping and drove into the side of a 2006 Chevrolet SUV, driven by Shawn Ragan, 29, of Washburn. The crash occurred at 3:30 p.m. on Highway 37.
Butts received moderate injuries. Johnathon Case, 20, of Purdy, a passenger in the Butts vehicle, received minor injuries. Both were taken to St. John's Hospital in Cassville for treatment. Butts was wearing a safety belt and Case was not. Ragan was not injured.
A Little River, Kan., teen was hurt in a single vehicle crash at 6:45 p.m. on Saturday four miles east of Miller on Farm Road 2052. Samuel Hobbs, 15, received moderate injuries when he failed to negotiate a curve in his 2005 Ford Ranger, drove off the road and overturned. Hobbs was not wearing a safety belt and was taken to St. John's hospital in Springfield for treatment.